Tag Archives: Christmas yarn

An Anonymous Yarn Fairy

Because I mentioned that I was going to crochet some Christmas blankets for the foster kids, the charity group set aside lots of Christmasy yarns for me when they divvied up a Big Donation of Yarn. Thanks! More Christmas yarn … Continue reading

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No Wonder!

It turns out that the Christmas blanket/rug was crocheted with double and, sometimes, even triple strands of sportweight yarn. No wonder it was so Dense!! With DH’s help I now have plenty of red/green/white variegated yardage, some with a fine … Continue reading

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Calling All Elves

When I made the Christmas Garland Ripple using my single precious ball of Caron Christmas Glitter, I had no way of knowing that I was soon going to find this at Sal’s: a four-ounce ball of Christmas red yarn with … Continue reading

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When it Rains, it Pours. . . Yarn!

Although I’ve shopped at the local historical society’s fall tag sale several times before, this is the first year I’ve donated boxes of ‘stuff’ for them to sell. When I made my delivery I asked the energetic volunteers, all busy … Continue reading

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