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Knitting Baby Boom!

Arrival of DS #4 has inspired a Baby Boom in my knitting projects. After all babies need lots of cute little things and we have not had a Baby Boy in our family for a long time. DS #3 is 11 years old, most of his things were given away long ago. Also I did not knit that well when he w
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It’s Baby Time!

Ouch! I have been away from my blog way too long. I just looked it up and it was over 3 months! Sorry, sorry, sorry, to all who are still interested in reading whatever thoughts I can scrape up at the moment. But this time I really have a very good excuse for my blog neglect. Here he
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Two Hour Ribbed Hat Pattern

I have two Birthday gifts to share with you today! My Two Hour Ribbed Hat Pattern and a special sale in my Etsy Shop. They are my Birthday presents to all of who reads my blog – Chicken Stitches. This pattern makes a cute hat that is ready to wear or to gift in just about two ho
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Happy Birthday to me!

Another year has sped by and I turned 46 today! And so I am one year older than I was yesterday. Am I wiser? Probably not, but that might have been asking to much of myself. I have been sick all last week with a nasty bout of bronchitis and since I could only draw breath sitting up lo
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Tweed Stitch Pattern.

I have seen Tweed Stitch Pattern under a few different names – Tweed, Pine and Parquet are just some of them. It is a very easy to knit even for beginners and produces a satisfyingly dense, soft and warm fabric. It would be wonderful for an extra warm blanket, baby wrap or even
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Socks on the run

I have been rushing around from the moment I woke up, but keep stopping now and then to add a few more stitches on the second, yes, hear that, second one of the Cloud Socks! I suspect that today is going to be really hectic. In less than a half hour I got to be on my way to Haifa. Mor
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