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NATO + Mittens

Via the lovely Mamacate: The NATO Summit Latvia Task Force has received the first half of 4,500 pairs of hand-made mittens that Latvia is preparing as a gift for the NATO Summit guests coming to Riga for the summit in November. So cool! And great pictures (more information here and here). Speaking of cool, the […]

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No Knitting, But Plenty to Say

I have not knit a stitch since Sunday. I think it is making me very stressed out to not get an hour or so each night to rhythmically pull yarn through loops! I do think knitting and spinning and crocheting keep me a bit more sane. However, as we work on the house, I have […]

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You Must Love the Manolo

crocheted grocery bag sandals The Marvelous Manolo posts about them here in: Garbage for the Feets! [they look well-made, but I look at them and think: they must be hot! When I pick up after the dogs, I keep a plastic bag on my hand for ease of clean up -- it sure doesn't let […]

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Vrooom Vroom!

I haven’t seen this linked anywhere yet, but perhaps I am just s-l-o-w. It wouldn’t be the first time! I love cars. I love knitting. I love wool. Therefore, this is cool.

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