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As promised, I tried out the ChiaoGoo Shorties with the Urth Uneek sock yarn. Since a picture says a thousand words, I made a video of the experience for you. Since not everyone has time to watch a video, I will give you the Coles notes: Shorties – two thumbs up! They glide wonderfully, are […]

It’s almost vacation time and, if you’re anything like me, what knitting project(s) to pack and how much yarn to bring is always part of the planning process. I usually have an on-the-plane/in-the-car project and, depending how long we’re gone for, a lounging at the beach/pool/campground project. A popular question on the Facebook knitting groups […]

We have been very lucky with our hot weather here in Alberta and it feels like summer has arrived. Gardens are growing, flowers are blooming and there’s a rush to get outside whenever possible. I’m very excited about Knitting in Public Day coming up on June 9th as I think a cafe patio will be just […]

We already know that knitting and crocheting is enjoyable on your own or with friends but some of us find it even more fun with thousands of random strangers all over the world! I was first introduced to the world of CALs (Crochet Alongs) when learning to crochet. My mom was having a milestone birthday and […]