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Materials & Gauge Matter

A designer considers a lot of factors when creating a new project. Yarn weight and gauge make a huge difference to the end product. So whenever I hear someone say that gauge doesn’t really matter when constructing a project or … Continue reading

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Quick Tip

Sometimes I find it hard to follow a pattern as it is written in; especially when it involves * and ** and go back and do from * to * 2 times.  Space constraints are to blame I suppose and … Continue reading

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Earth Day – the day after!

Here it is the day after Earth day and it is 39 degrees with snow in the mountains!  Just goes to show Who is really in charge.  The peas in the garden have been covered as well as the potatoes so … Continue reading

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Temperatures Rising!

Winter rushed in to give us a taste of what cold weather is really about this week and I retreated to my cozy rocker with my yarn and crochet hook.  I am still working on the ski band pattern and … Continue reading

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Crisp, Brrrrisk Morning

A dip in temperatures and an early client meeting for my honey finds me looking over a beautifully rimed deck.  I am so thankful that I can be inside, safe and warm from the 24 degree weather outside. The beautiful … Continue reading

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Vintage Style Cloche

The dark gray clouds gave way to wind and rain this afternoon – a perfect combination for indoor projects!  Of course that means crochet as I keep my holiday decorations displayed until after New Years celebrations.  My newest creation is a … Continue reading

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December 17 – Save the date!

Christmas Market is coming Saturday, December 17th, to downtown Johnson City.  Crafters will be set up in the Farmers Market area at 500 South Roan Street.   I will be there from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.  I will be selling hats, scarves and … Continue reading

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Neck Warmer for a Rather Blustery Day

Fall is using a cold rain mixed with wind to blow the last leaves from the trees and I am finding that a little warmth around the neck helps to keep the chill away!   I sold the turquoise  neck-warmer at the craft fair and took an … Continue reading

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11-11-11 sale begins!!!!

Update:  This offer is no longer valid as the day has past. As promised, in honor of not only Veterans Day but of the “1” aspect of the day I am offering the following patterns for only $1.00 for just … Continue reading

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11/11/11

Come November 11th MGNinaLee design will offer select patterns for $1.00!  I will also include a free Turkey  pattern that day so keep watching and waiting.  The 1 dollar sale for 11-11-11!

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