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Gift #626: New Knit-a-long

Unique Sheep started their next knit-a-long today!  I’ve been excitedly waiting to share it with you all and eager to get started.  We’ve had to wait since end of February, but that was ok because I was still working on … Continue reading

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GIft #624: Peter Pan Shawl

Second star to the right and straight on till morning! – JM Barrie The directions to Neverland seem etched in our hearts.  As young children we look to the stars daydreaming and wondering of what lies beyond.  If only we … Continue reading

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Gift #585: Wearin o’ the green

Happy St. Patrick’s Day to one and all.  I hope you remembered to wear green today – the trees didn’t, but we mustn’t be too harsh with them, they  can’t help that.  In honor of the day, I thought I’d … Continue reading

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Gift #560: Knitting update

Does anyone know how many cups of hot chocolate you have to drink before building up toxic levels in the bloodstream?  I have a feeling I may be dangerously close.  That’s what these frigid subzero nights will do to you.  … Continue reading

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Gift #554: Elder Tree Shawl

“It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes a claim upon men’s hearts, as for that subtle something, that quality of air that emanation from old trees, that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.”  … Continue reading

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Gift #551: Knit-a-long

Today I moved into another realm with my knitting.  The knit-a-long (KAL) .   A knit-a-long is designed such that the participants have no idea what the final piece will look like.  The pattern is released in sections over the … Continue reading

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Gift #493: Autumn tree shawl

As I’ve been looking through my pictures of our fall, they are a blur of yellow…. yellow punctuated with tree trunks and forest floor of grey brown. Before the autumn colors even began turning I had been working on a … Continue reading

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Gift #456: spider web

A few evenings ago I was in the backyard checking on the flowers and collecting tomatoes and I happened to look up and see this remarkable web.  It was easily 2 feet in circumference.  Mrs. Spider was very clever, for … Continue reading

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