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When gauge hates you and the feeling is mutual

I’m going to share a dirty little secret of mine with you: I don’t mind knitting gauge squares. No, really. I don’t. I have never resented the time it takes to knit a gauge square. Sure it may take an hour or so to knit and block (yes! I wash and block them) a gauge […]

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Sharing

Almost a year ago, I wrote a post on my old blog about how Three Irish Girls yarn was full of infallible baby dust…based solely on the empirical evidence of the number of 3IGers who were expecting. Unfortunately, sometimes pregnancies don’t work out the way we hope. Several months ago, one of our members lost […]

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Happiness is…

…a warm neck and head. First, the kids got hats. Next, they got mittens. Much needed in both cases, of course, and I was thrilled to be able to do it. But once I had them done and was about to move on to my much needed hat, my husband asked for one just like […]

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