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Muffs Keep Your Hands Warm.

Okay, get your head outta the gutter. The muffs we’re talking about today are fashion accessories. Or in my son’s case a ‘cast’. Yarn: Lion brand’s fun fur 1 ball and 1 ball of wool Hook: 6mm Gauge: Not essential … Continue reading

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Mittens!

Here they are my first attempt at mittens. I got the pattern out of an old issue of Crochet! Magazine. The same issue also had instructions on how to make custom mittens. So I dug through my stash and came … Continue reading

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Black and Pink Scarf

This is the last one in this series of experiments. Promise! … for this series. This one was made from pink fun fur and black wool. I like the look of infinity scarves but I also like to twist them … Continue reading

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The Not Quite Fur Cap

What? I was busy! … And bored. Really it’s not safe for me to be left to my own devices. Especially with yarn and means to manipulate it lying around. This one is just your standard beanie. Only this one … Continue reading

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The Pigtail Hat

I have no defense. Really I don’t. I was bored and decided I hadn’t used my knitting needles in a long time. Then I got to thinking of what to use them for, and the obvious solution since it’s cold, … Continue reading

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Luscious One Skein Crochet Hat

Before I sent Christmas presents to my mom and sister I asked if they wanted me to make anything. My sister said a ‘big hat’. Using only that dubiously helpful criteria I looked around for something to make. I’ve been … Continue reading

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Tartan Scarf

Finished in time for the holidays! The colors are mostly right. The green is a little too bright but as close as I could find. The blue is almost exactly correct. The pattern is the correct green background with three … Continue reading

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Cotton Candy Scarf

I wanted to make a plaid scarf for my father for Christmas, and a late birthday present. To make it extra special I wanted it in our family tartan. I’ve said before that the names I use, both Marcia Young … Continue reading

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Find the Mountain?

This last Tuesday it snowed again. As soon as I’m finished making my moon socks I’m going to make my Jack a coat. Poor thing wanted desperately to play outside with my son and husband but was shivering too much. … Continue reading

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Snow!

Maybe my son’s snow magic isn’t broken after all.

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