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January 2019

Hey all! it has been one busy month. I rung in the new year with a sinus and respiratory infection that hung on for a while. I managed to keep a slow and steady pace while working on my goal list for the month. I knit 8 dishcloths, 3 hats, 2 Christmas ornaments, 1 shawl,… Continue reading January 2019

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22 Donation hats for the first 6 months

All pattern and yarn information can be found here. JANUARY FEBUARY MARCH APRIL MAY June - I was on hat burn out! I'm working on finishing up some projects that have been sitting around for too long. Donation hats will be hitting the needles soon. I'm already picking out yarn and pattern combinations

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April Donation Hats

I managed to knit four more donation hats this month. I tinkered with the pattern a bit and closed them up two different ways. You can see it in the picture if you look hard enough. I really like how this hat turned out but after four of them it's time for a new color… Continue reading April Donation Hats

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Operation Gratitude 

Earlier today I shipped my donation packages toScarves for Troops via Operation Gratitude. This year I sent 15 hats in memory of my Sister, Grandfather, and Father. It's nice to have the space that I was storing them in cleaned out so that I can start over for next year. I'm hoping to create one… Continue reading Operation Gratitude 

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Hey all! I hope that you had a happy and safe Independents Day. We didn't do a whole lot but we did grill out. I also spent a good amount of time with yarn in my hands and I have a couple new hats to show for it. This first hat will be donated to… Continue reading Hats 

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WWI hat 

The other day I found a WWI hat pattern which had been re written into modern knitting terms. I thought that would be the perfect hat to donate to Scarves for Troops. The pattern was originally supposed to be knit with 100% wool and in certain colors so that they could be worn with a… Continue reading WWI hat 

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Daytona Day(s) 

Hey all! This last weekend was a bit exciting! After all of the illnesses that have gone through our home this month I was looking forward to some exciting entertainment. We were expected to get 13 inches of snow on Thursday so I snuggled in with some hot tea and yarn ready for a blizzard… Continue reading Daytona Day(s) 

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a donation hat

I've been sick most of the week with a cruddy cold and fever & chills so I haven't made a lot of progress on my projects. I've slept a good portion of each day trying to kick this cold. It's a good thing that I completed all of my January goals by Sunday afternoon giving… Continue reading a donation hat

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I have been busy this week trying to complete some of my craft goals for the month. I am going to fall short of finishing my toe-up socks and I only have one hat to add to my Project Forever 24 donation pile. All of the items that I make for Project Forever 24 -… Continue reading Hat’s