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Tuesday, August 16, 2005



Great looking knitted shawl. The knitted leaf pattern is really beautiful. I like the green Noro yarn that was used.

Scrap-Book Scrapbooking as a Business

Scrap-Book Scrapbooking as a Business: "This new combination of photo album and scrapbook is often
referred to as a 'memory book'. Scrapbooking is the fastest
growing craft in the U.S., generating 1.4 billion dollars
in annual sales. This presents a tremendous opportunity for
an individual with a passion for scrapbooking and an
entrepreneurial spirit."

It is amazing how popular scrapbooking has become. It is a great way to create a book of memories.

Crochet Pattern Knit Crochet

Crochet Pattern Knit Crochet

Knitting on the Edge is supposed to be a great book. I have heard that it has a multitude of knitted borders. It seems cheaper than the bookstore price. I love to have different knitting resource books.

Knitting For Beginner Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern

Knitting For Beginner Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern

Knitting baby blanket are so great and make such wonderful, forever gifts. I have knitted baby blankets that have been passed down to all the children in a family. I love to find new patterns for baby blankets.

my life in stitches: question

my life in stitches: question

A lap afghan is great for someone in a wheelchair. My friend's mom was in a nursing home and I knitted her a 24 inch by 30 inch afghan.

Scrapbooking Idea beach layout scrapbooking

Scrapbooking Idea beach layout scrapbooking: "Toddlers are highly energetic life forces. Between infancy and kindergarten school days, your toddler is often fully involved in massive actions and activities. Sometimes, your kid hardly let you slow down enough to take a deep breath before he or she is off to another 'movie' stunt. "

I can relate to the above! Scrapbooking will help keep the memories intact. It is a fun project for a parent and a 3-4 year old. The scrapbooking tags here are great colors and there are a lot of them for scrapbooking.

Crochet Poncho Pattern Yarn Over Knitting

Crochet Poncho Pattern Yarn Over Knitting

The grey yarn looks nice. I can picture it knitted up as a men's overhead fall sweater. I am thinking fall knitting when it is still hot and humid. I guess that means I have hope the heat wave will end.