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Latvian Olympic Inspired Hat

Here is the second hat in my Olympic Hat Series. While the Japanese were dressed in neon orange, the Latvian team was much more subtle with long-white parkas.  But, their hat was absolutely stunning and is what inspired this entire … Continue reading

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The Wise, Not-So-Old, Owl

When I think of owls, I associate them with wisdom.  What about you?  Archimedes, from the Sword and the Stone, guides young Merlin.  Winnie the Pooh always seeks the advice of his friend Owl. And lets not forget Woodsy Owl, … Continue reading

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Citrus Hat

Now that fall is officially upon us, it is time to start knitting winter hats.  I have had this free pattern lying around for a while.  Needing an easy project to take with me, I dug this pattern out of … Continue reading

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A Hiking We Will Go

We have come to the end of the hiking cupcake series.  And I have been saving the best for last.  Today, I want to feature the backpack and hiking stick cupcake topper.

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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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Patriotic Blanket

Today I am featuring my Patriotic Zig-Zag blanket I knitted this fall as a Christmas present. I began with 3 extra-large skeins of yarn (812 yards of each color).

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Away in a Manger

Even though Christmas is technically over, I wanted to share with you one of my Christmas knitting projects and did not want to wait until next year.  I found this amazing free pattern for an ornament that depicts the nativity … Continue reading

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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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Captain America Hat Now on Etsy

I am excited to introduce a new line of products for my Etsy Shop, super hero hats.  Today I would like to introduce to you my Captain America inspired hat.

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Lil’ Red Riding Hood

Do you remember the 1966 song “Lil’ Red Riding Hood” by Sam the Sham and the Pharaohs?  My brain often plays the main line from the song at random moments. It’s one of those songs that just gets stuck in … Continue reading

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