Category Archives: stash

Flash Your Stash: Sock Yarn Edition

Don’t worry, I’m not flashing you ALL of my sock yarn stash. That would just be embarrassing. And it would take forever to load. I’ve come to possess three skeins in the past few weeks, and thought a compilation post … Continue reading

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Sparkles, Spinning & Sock Yarn

Hubs and I were able to get away for a few days to celebrate his grandfather’s 80th birthday. It was too chilly to go swimming, but I did get to dip my toes in the ocean. I grew up on … Continue reading

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Mystery Yarn!

We didn’t even go into Jo-Ann’s to look at yarn. But as my husband was asking if they had suede brushes, I noticed a table with some scarves on it. The signs asked you to knit or crochet a row … Continue reading

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Blast From the Past

I ended up e-mailing Lion Brand after I washed the Pamela, hoping they might have records on when the yarn was produced, since I couldn’t find that info on the internet. They e-mailed me back and let me know Pamela … Continue reading

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Lion Brand Pamela

My dad was recently up to visit, and he brought me a box of yarn my grandmother had bought for my aunt while she was in her knitting phase. I don’t know when she bought it, I don’t know how … Continue reading

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Winning!

I guess I’m the queen of hokey (and, at this point, hopelessly outdated) jokes, but I really wanted to blog today — how often can you say you blogged on a leap day? Once every four years, I suppose! About … Continue reading

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How Do UU Do?

Okay, the title of this post has nothing to do with knitting — I just enjoy inflicting horrible puns on an unsuspecting audience. My husband and I have recently started visiting our local Unitarian Universalist church, and today was our … Continue reading

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As Much As Possible: 2011 review

Okay, it’s 8:05 in the morning on a Monday and math isn’t my strong point. Let’s review the goals and look at some numbers, shall we? As Much As Possible Goals: 1. Not buy yarn. Yeah, that didn’t really happen. … Continue reading

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As Much As Possible: 3rd Quarter

Wow! I can’t believe it’s October. I mean, finally! Here’s the 3rd quarter report. I hesitate to say it’s better than last quarter, but we’ll see. 1. Not buy yarn. I did not buy a single skein. I really didn’t. … Continue reading

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A Minor Stashdown Victory

I belong to the Stash Knit Down group on Ravelry. Someone recently posted a thread about going stashless, and many people chimed in with their opinions. One person mentioned wanting to give away some of their stash, but feeling bad … Continue reading

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