Category Archives: Yarn

Works In Progress 2/5/19

One of the better responses to a Polar Vortex is burying yourself in yarn, I think.  Here are my most active projects. My “Green Granny”.   I’ll need 208 squares to get to my desired size, and I’m at 50.   Small … Continue reading

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Lion Brand Yarn Colors of the Year 2019

http://www.lionbrand.com/blog/what-are-the-lion-brand-colors-of-the-year/   I love yarn, and love new color introductions!  There are some really stunning colors in this new set.  I mostly favor the warm colors, but to my surprise I also like most of the cool colors as well.  … Continue reading

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Red Heart Yarn Pretty Squares In A Row Bedthrow

Isn’t this pretty?  I think I have enough of one of the purple ombré shades in my stash to make a queen sized cover. http://www.redheart.com/free-patterns/pretty-squares-in-a-row-bed-throw

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Inspiration From Yarnspirations

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Yarn Weights

I am trying to only buy yarn for particular patterns, but sometimes the Michael’s ads send me drifting off to look at yarn on sale.  They do have those nice printed patterns right in front of various yarns to give … Continue reading

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Crafting Season

I’ve decided it’s crafting season, officially. I work on my craft projects much more in fall and winter, once gardening season is over and it becomes less beautiful outside.  I made a To Do List for my crafting this morning.  … Continue reading

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Stashbusting the DOA Way

My previous post on how to build a yarn stash has energized my already fevered craftiness in this new year.  Confession: though I inventoried my yarns and hooks before going off to the store, and I had the papers with … Continue reading

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