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Bumble Bee

Can you guess from last week’s Wordless Wednesday post what my most recent knitting project is? For Christmas I received several skeins of Red Heart Amigurumi yarn.  My first knit was this flying bumble bee. I love the idea behind … Continue reading

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Bumble Bee

Today’s knitting project is an adorable little bumblebee. I found a set of free patterns from Valley Yarns of animals made from a simple ball. This ball was knitted in the round with yellow and black stripes.  After stuffing the … Continue reading

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Bumble Bee Hat

Last week I shared the Little Flower Hat featuring a beautiful ribbon rose (here).  The original pattern showed a few variations that sparked my creativity. I have seen other bee hats on Pinterest, but none of the patterns were free. … Continue reading

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Another Eye Glass Case

Here is the third eye glass case I made to use with my Needle Arts Merit Badge. I began with a free pattern I found on the Love Knitting Blog. 

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Take a Hike

Spring is officially here!  The weather is pleasant, everything is in bloom, (including allergies), and it is time to get outside. Recently my son and his scout troop completed a 50 mile hike, spread over 3 days.  I am super … Continue reading

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Baby Panda

Recently, I knitted a group of small toys that were donated to a local charity.  I found an adorable free pattern for a baby panda.

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Spiderman Hat now on Etsy

“With great power comes great responsibility.” The next installment of my superhero hat series pays homage to Spiderman.  Everyone loves a story where a tragic event (being bit by a radioactive spider) leads to good (becoming a superhero).

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Let There Be Love

While Nat King Cole was not the inspiration for my most recent canvas painting, after completing it, I was reminded of one of his songs “Let There be Love”.  Do you remember the line “Let there be birds singing in … Continue reading

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More doll clothes

Almost a year ago, I began a small Etsy shop.  With my recent move and family commitments associated with that, my Etsy shop has not been a primary focus for me.  Now that things are starting to settle down, I … Continue reading

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