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2018
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twentyeighteen

i definitely forgot…

how to knit. i’ve never been a pro or even much past beginner, but i ran into a friend from my knitting group last weekend and promised to get back to the weekly gatherings. the next meeting would have been tonight but the hostess has been under the weather. i was just planning to go […]

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Christmas
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Tiny little stockings

it has been awhile!  but i am back on the crafting bus 🙂  last night i went to an awesome class for Mini Christmas Stockings.. SO CUTE!  here is the top cuff and the leg of the sock so far.   another 6 or so rows and it will be time for the heel.  once […]

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March is National Craft Month! Bringing the past to the present! « Oldentimes’s Blog

March is National Craft Month! Bringing the past to the present! « Oldentimes’s Blog.   a very nice post by my mom honor some of the crafters she knows and many i know as well. i will include her in this, as she has always encouraged me in my crafting endevours (and all other endevours […]

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yea, i play with shrinky dinks…

i just love going to Jazi Crafts for classes, i have so much fun and so far no one has kicked me out for being my usual obnoxious self 😛   this weekend i got to play with Shrinky Dinks, well  that isn’t what they are called when you are a grown up, but it […]

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2 page layout class

Today’s class was SO MUCH FUN!  we did a 2 page scrapbook layout for Jan 2011. We will be doing 2 pages for each month and we got this cool frame to display them in as well. some pictures below…  

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More on the hat…

here is a pic of the hat at its current state.  this is from the top down. I will probably work on it some more tonight.  I REALLY! REALLY! like the colors together.  I am liking the spiral and might just go with that all the way down rather than switching to the checkerboard pattern

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My new hat

definitely crocheting a hat.. new colors.. purple and teal.. thought I would try something new 🙂  it will be a checkerboard pattern.. sort of a challenge with some stitch counting and color changing, but nothing too crazy, just single crochet all around.  it was Knit Night at Jazi Crafts tonight.  lots of awesome people to hang […]

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clearly…

I need more than one project at a time, lest I bore you all to tears with the Earwarmer update du jour. I spent a lovely evening at my old haunt, the 4S branch of the San Diego County Library… Caught up with old friends from the knitting group, including my first knitting teacher Allison […]

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Next Project, planning ahead

I think I am going to tackle this next, I need a dedicated craft bag, and what the hell.. why not make one 🙂 Crochet Bag i found the pattern on Ravelry and it looks like it isn’t too complicated and looks very cool when all put together.

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apologies to the hat

So….. my awesome crochet teacher, Dee, assures me that the hat does not hate me, and I am doing a fine job.  perhaps my yarn is a bit thin and so perhaps  it is taking longer than I might like, but it will be a fine hat when it is done.  we discussed the addition […]

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