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September 7, 2018

Easy Planned Pooling | Plaid Fringe Scarf

Easy planned pooling?  Can’t be done.  If you ever tried to create a perfect plaid with a variegated yarn you know it’s tricky.  One skein will pool beautifully, but when you switch colors it won’t work.  There’s no yarn that can give you consistent results… until now.   You know I’ve been chatting up Premier Yarn’s Everyday […]

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September 5, 2018

Chic Fingerless Mitts | Needle and Loom Knit

Chic Fingerless Mitts By Kristen Mangus Can you feel it?  It’s barely there, but there is just a hint of crispness to the air first thing in the morning.  I know it’s technically still summer, but fall is just around the corner.  I can’t wait until the thermometer finally drops below sweltering so I can […]

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September 1, 2018

Premier Everyday Plaid Unboxing

Thanks to Premier Yarn for sponsoring today’s post and sharing their love of yarn with us! Premier Everyday Plaid is here! Premier Yarn’s latest yarn to hit the shelves is a game-changer.  If you’ve every tried to recreate those amazing plaid patterns you know it can be tricky.  Everyday Plaid is a unique variegated yarn […]

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August 31, 2018

Color Pooling Yarn | Premier Everyday Plaid

Have you tried planned pooling yet?  I know how that went.  You saw those colorful plaid designs and decided to try it out.  You grabbed some variegated yarn from your stash and got started.  That’s how you found out it takes a lot of skill to recreate the designs.  Enter the new color pooling yarn […]

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August 17, 2018

How To Weave on a Triangle Loom

Do you guys remember making potholders using elastic loops when you were a kid?  I do and it was so much fun!  Weaving looms have come along way from those days. While you can set up some knitting looms to weave, I wanted to take a look at a loom designed just for weaving.  I recently […]

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August 10, 2018

Loom Knit Bathmat

Splish. Splash. Squish. Ahhhh! We all love to feel a soft, cushiony bathmat when we step of out of the shower in the morning.  I’m happy to be able to share a new pattern with you for a loom knit bathmat made of t-shirt yarn.  Yes, you heard that right.  You can knit with yarn […]

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