The Things I Do


The things I do. I was at StitchCraft – the knitting group in Knitsville – and I was looking at what everyone was making and it hit me that I knit for my shop while everyone else knits for themselves or as gifts for someone else. Now, I love that I can make a living …

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Everyday family

This is yarn. This is pink yarn. This is pink yarn I have in my stash, I don’t do pink much but I have it for a specific purpose. I also have a nephew – well, I have several wonderful nephews – this one, Alex, made a request that I knit him something. Hear that, …

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Talking Back

Blog Everyday Knitting yarn

It surprises no one in Knitsville that people speak to their yarn. It should surprise no one that there is a habit of the yarn talking back. There’s no real point in speaking with yarn if it’s not going to engage in the conversation. Sometimes yarn even starts first. My yarn is (mostly) in my …

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The Knitsville Yarn Barn

Knitting yarn

Visiting Knitsville – The Yarn Barn There is a lovely place in Knitsville called The Yarn Barn. It is filled with fiber. Mostly acrylic but every once in a while there is a lovely wool blend, even some silk and camel’s hair. But mostly acrylic. It used to be quite organized but it no longer …

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