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You were meant to be mine, baby…

Sharon of Three Irish Girls has recently been doing a tour of stores that sell her yarns, featuring the exclusive colorways she’s created for each store. Naturally, I’ve been enjoying looking at all of the pretties…and then one update stopped me in my tracks. A peacock colorway. Peacock. And Sharon didn’t tell me? Ok, let’s […]

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Anatomy of a big box

I was sitting quietly in the office, minding my own business, when a loud thump! from the porch startled me. I looked up–the porch is right outside my window–and saw the mailman heading back down the stairs. “A package big enough to thump?” I said to myself. “It must be something good!” I headed outside and […]

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A glimpse at a shawl

I’ve been knitting away at the Faraway, So Close shawl that I’m making for my friend. I’m not sure I can adequately put words to how much I’m loving this. The look I’ve got right now is different than what I’d planned. Initially, I was going to knit the shawl entirely in the Glimpse colorway. […]

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This is why I can’t be let out by myself…to a yarn store

One of the best things about the Three Irish Girls group on Ravelry is that we’ve got an “Enablers” thread, specifically for vendors who carry 3IG to post about their stock and sales and for shoppers to post what they’re looking for. One of the worst things about the group is that we’ve got an […]

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So much fun, it should be illegal

I spent much of today hanging out with some knitting buddies–old and new–shopping for surprise yarn. I spent much of today sitting in my recliner with my laptop. And both of those statements are true. Sharon of Three Irish Girls has been doing some end of the year clean up of her studio…which apparently involves […]

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