Monthly Archives: January 2012

A Little Ripple of the Week #7 – Glowing Embers

Glowing Embers is unusual for several reasons. The only one that’s noticeable in my photos is that it has seven ripples, or zig-zags, instead of the usual six. 11,163 Stitches – 820,824 Donated Since Jan. 2011 It’s small. A little … Continue reading

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My “New” Cameras

Jen, one of my dear readers, is so kind and generous, she offered me not just one, but two cameras! She emailed this picture of them to me: Although she assured me that she won’t miss them at all, because … Continue reading

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2012 Ripple #6 – French Country Six

As promised, I used lots of Light Celery in this ripple, and yet there’s plenty remaining for another. With careful planning, I’ll finish both the Light Celery and the last couple ounces of French Country variegated in the seventh and … Continue reading

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A Couple Steps Closer to Hooking

Closer to Rug hooking, folks, just talkin’ about rug hooking. haha I’ve wanted to learn how to hook rugs, the kind made with wool fabric strips, not yarn, for years and years! I happened to get talking with two women … Continue reading

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2012 Little Ripple of the Week #5 – Purple Waves

Another little ripple, just 31″ x 50″, from my blanket stash, crocheted with four shades of purple. I vaguely remember getting the idea of swapping one color at a time from a yellow/pink/blue striped baby blanket I saw in a … Continue reading

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The Liebster Blog Award!

I’ve been given the Liebster Blog Award by Laura at aboutGoodness! Thank You!! Having learned that the German word “liebster” means: sweet, kind, nice, good, lovely, pleasant, cute, etc., I’m very happy to know that Laura thinks of my blog … Continue reading

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Yesterday I dropped my camera on the driveway! GASP!! It looks fine… sigh. but it’s dead. It’s not only merely dead, it’s really most sincerely dead. quiet weeping. Wasn’t expecting to have to get a new camera anytime soon. So … Continue reading

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