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The Weekly Winner….

I’ve been printing and cutting and folding little slips of paper like a madwoman for the last half hour and I have picked a winner for the second week of the challenge!! But first, some fun with numbers.  For this second week, there were 53 comments made by 18 different posters.  Some people only posted …

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I almost forgot!

Challenge Day 14 I completely almost forgot to add a pattern today!  I’ve had a really busy day running errands and I nearly forgot to add a pattern before I went to bed. So quickly, here is the newest pattern: It’s an octopus, to go along with the Whale and the Seahorse from the last …

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Day 13

Challenge Day 13 Just a quick post tonight.  I’ve had a migraine most of today and so I’m not feeling so hot. This is the pattern that I’m really pleased with.  It’s an acorn, but what is different about it is that I’ve used both garter stitch and seed stitch in the design.  I think …

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An apple from a teacher

Challenge Day 10 Today’s new cloth is an apple.  It’s not something unique.  Most designers out there have some type of apple design, and I’ve had this one planned since last year (last fall was a bad time for designing for me…..lots of cloths started and none finished).  Since I’m a teacher I figured it’s …

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A Happy Post

Challenge Day 9 I’m in a pretty happy mood today.  The cloth that I’m currently test knitting is coming out very well.  It’s looking even better than I had imagined it.  I’m trying something a little bit different with this cloth and I’m really pleased.  I’ll post it in a couple of days. Since I’m …