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Now, about that yarn…

Three Irish Girls is introducing 4 new non-wool blends in their line-up: a bamboo/cotton worsted, a cotton/rayon sport, a bamboo/cotton fingering, and a 100% silk lace. The only one I didn’t purchase was the lace; it was gorgeous and I loved the colors, but I don’t do a lot with lace weight yarn. Silk looks […]

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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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The inspiration of fall

There’s an absolutely glorious tree just a few houses down from us. I love fall. Actually, there’s something I love about all the seasons–they all have something special. The lack of seasons (or what I recognized as seasons) in south Texas was one of the things I disliked the most. Granted, it was nice to […]

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When you love hand-dyed yarn…

Check out Sharon’s post on the DC Trunk Show! I love hand-dyed yarn. Love, love, love, love, love. I love variegated yarn, semi-solid yarn, yarn with analogous colors, yarn with complimentary colors, yarn with colors you’d never think of putting together but some how work beautifully. And this is why I love Three Irish Girls […]

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