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Internet I need help…how do I change colors but avoid this? #knit #yarn

Internet I need help…how do I change colors but avoid this? #knit #yarn

Frog it or Finish it?

Hello to all my fellow hookers and knitters! The long weekend is here and it’s time to answer those critical questions about that project that’s been lingering on the hooks or needles…should we Frog it or Finish it?

I have a hat that needs to be completed. Yes, it is another turtle hat and they DO work up quickly but I am in full on procrastinator mode this week and cannot find the crojo to get…

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WIP Wednesday: It’s Scarf making time!

Last year The Bee asked me to make her a “ruffle scarf with Halloween colors.” I was surprised because when she requests a yarnthing it is usually the yarn thing that I am making for myself . Actually when I was making a ruffle scarf for someone else she made the frowny face which teens perfect and declared that scarf too much for her. One day when we were shopping she grabbed a skein of orange…

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Unpacking the Past: Ancient Egypt and the Penn Museum

Unpacking the Past: Ancient Egypt and the Penn Museum

Today I was invited to participate in an educators workshop at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology. The Museum is offering all 7th grade classrooms in the School District of Philadelphia to participate in a FREE program to explore ancient Egypt.

All costs are covered. Free bus, admission for students and chaperones, tour and a hands-on workshop. The programs align…

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Repurposing an old screen for blocking. 3/5 #knit

Repurposing an old screen for blocking. 3/5 #knit

I can’t wait to give this one to the school! Thanks again to @louiesloops for this #batman pattern. #knit meets #crochet

I can’t wait to give this one to the school! Thanks again to @louiesloops for this #batman pattern. #knit meets #crochet

Na na na na na na na na or naw naw naw naw naw naw naw naw? #crochet #batman #knit

Na na na na na na na na or naw naw naw naw naw naw naw naw? #crochet #batman #knit

Note to self ALWAYS let them wind it in the store. #yarn #tangles #boo

Note to self ALWAYS let them wind it in the store. #yarn #tangles #boo

Making progress. #knitting #knit #socks #doublepointed

Making progress. #knitting #knit #socks #doublepointed

Dude! I’m making socks! Double pointed baby! #knit

Dude! I’m making socks! Double pointed baby! #knit