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Yarn-Yang Hat

Well, it's another hat. This will be sent to Tucson with the Tucson Saguaro hat for some close friends there.

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Rocky Mountain High

Based on my Tucson Saguaro cap theme, I did up this Rocky Mountain beanie for my cousin's daughter whose first birthday party is today!

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Success! The Green Lantern cap...

A few days ago I posted about the "failed" Green Lantern cap...

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Whoops... Accidental Felting

Well, a friend of mine wanted a "Green Lantern" super hero beanie, so I worked on one and it was a little too big (I thought).

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Does Debbie Stoller know that men exist?

Okay, she obviously does because she published "Son of Stitch'n Bitch", there are pictures of men knitting at Stitch'n Bitch groups in her books, there's that guy on the cover of "Stitch'n Bitch Natio

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Swish - My Quest to Become the Gayest Person Ever

I haven't read anything by Joel Derfner before, but this book, to be published next May, might be a fun and interesting read.

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The Boston Globe - "Look Who's Knitting"

LOOK WHO'S KNITTING - NO LONGER AFRAID TO ADMIT IT, MEN ARE TAKING UP NEEDLES AND YARN
Boston Globe, The (MA)
January 31, 2002
Linda Matchan, Globe Staff
Section: Life At Home
Page: H1

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FO... and my face!

I finished off the cotton hat, knitted on size 1 needles. It was going to be way too big, but a wash and dry seemed to help out a bit.

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No Idle Hands: The Social History of American Knitting

So I had some time before class the other night (and we were meeting in the library)... I decided to browse the "TT 819s" to see what they had on knitting.

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WIP - And a Question...

I first wanted to say that a few of us from MWK here in Denver got together on Saturday for about 2 hours and, in my opinion, had a really great time.

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