Tag Archives: Minneapolis

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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Thanksgiving 2012

Thanksgiving then: I made this cross stitch a few years ago.  I was completely attracted to the vibrant pumpkins, and I liked the pastoral look of the pilgrim maiden.  It’s all a little too idealized, but that’s okay. Thanksgiving now: … Continue reading

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Crafty shopping in Minneapolis

Oh! Minneapolis, how I love you. First stop: Darn It, Anyway in Stillwater.  This is almost exactly how MY yarn store would look if I were inclined to retail. Bought some cotton fleece for a project I’ll share soon: I … Continue reading

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