Tag Archives: Brown Sheep yarn

The Ski Hat that Ran a 5k

My 14-year-old daughter spied a ski hat in REI that she wanted.  Smart girl knew not to bother asking me if I’d buy it for her.  Instead she asked if I would knit her one.  Meanwhile, my sister was shopping … Continue reading

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Autumn and Hats

It’s autumn, and I love it.  The trees here in Northern Wisconsin are shifting to their brilliant jewel tones, and it makes me glad I live where I do.  I went for a walk today. I also finished a couple … Continue reading

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By the Hair of my Chinny Chin Chin

The last day of July was yesterday, which meant that my Rusted Root sweater was “due” at Darn Knit Anyway in Stillwater, MN.  I finished it around 9am on the last day and then I packed up the kids and … Continue reading

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Rusted Root

A few days ago I bought some yarn at Darn. Knit. Anyway. in Stillwater, MN.  It’s a fun store in an old building.  The owner is younger than the average yarn shop owners in my neck of the woods, so … Continue reading

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