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I Can Cry While I Knit

The beginning of 2019 for me has been a whirlwind, and unfortunately not the winds-of-fortune kind. It started off with a trip to the ER after waking up with a stabbing pain in my side that I suspected was appendicitis—not to worry though, just a kidney stone. Only days later, I was off to an …

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All About Wool

Welcome to All About Fibers! This is the first post in a series about different yarn fibers. We’ll be talking all about what the different fibers are, their properties, how they’re used, and more. My goal is not only to provide an educational resource for anyone who might need it, but also to geek out …

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Knitting as Art

Is knitting art? It’s a big question, isn’t it? The community of knitters and crocheters have so many terms we call ourselves: crafters, makers, designers—but people tend to shy away from artist. Why is that? Is the term just too lofty, too highfalutin’ for what we’re all doing? There is a sort of homey comfort in …

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