Tag Archives: Clothing

Mindfully Back at It

I know, I know.  It’s been nine months…am I a serious blogger?  Probably not, but I’ve spent a good portion of the past months really thinking about mindfulness. When I started this blog, it was a way for me to … Continue reading

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Knitted Giving and Receiving

This year I gave away two knitted gifts. One for my new niece Brenna. I have a thing for monogram sweaters on kids, so this was one of those gifts I didn’t procrastinate on.  In fact, I think I finished … 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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Debbie Bliss’s Cabled Camisole

Admittedly I’m a little nervous/modest about posting these photos for the world to see, but here’s throwing caution to the wind. This Cabled Camisole started as yet another impulsive yarn purchase, and I’m glad I did because I love love … Continue reading

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Blue: Part Two – Georgiana

The Georgiana shawl is finished. I started this in late March and finished it the day after Easter.  It knit up  surprisingly fast.  I’m happy with the color, which was not my original choice (as seen here), but I went with … Continue reading

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Blue: Part One

I’ve been waiting to debut this coat for a   l  o  n  g   time. Here’s the history: I first saw it at Crafty Planet in Minneapolis, a store that ranks high in my favorite craft stores.  Theirs was green corduroy … Continue reading

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An Easter Skirt

My 12-year-old daughter is extremely difficult to clothe.  Extremely.  She walks that delicate line of wanting to be comfortable, definitely not wanting to look too girly, posh, or feminine, and wanting to be trendy but not the first to premiere … Continue reading

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