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twiddle knits and bits
foothills of the rockies
searching for unique creations and the adventure along the way
Interests: knitting, running, my family, crochet, collecting books
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via knitty.com this has been one of my most favorite patterns for years! how cute is that baby too! Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 19, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via www.knitty.com you have to look close to tell these aren't denim. what a great idea for potty-training age. jeans can be difficult for little ones to pull up themselves. think how cute these would be girlified with knitted or crocheted flowers that are so popular right now. Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 19, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via www.knitty.com lately i am collecting leg warmer patterns and these are very cute! much hipper than those of the 80's. i love them on babies especially. Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 19, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via knitty.com my husband would kill me if i used this in my car! he would tell me it would be dangerous and deter from driving...he just doesn't understand how sometimes cuteness overrules all things! and yes..I am having a "knitty" moment. LOVE searching their site! Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 19, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via knitty.com ok...someone out there make this and tell me how it goes! really? an umbrella? i am afraid i would have to use the "g" word with this project...dare I say it? gauge...ick, yuck, puke Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 19, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via knitty.com I am so ready for fall! I have decided to start finding fun things to make and hopefully it will make the leaves change sooner. Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 19, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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In less than two weeks, my daughter moves into her college apartment. Each day I think of another thing she will need. Today its POTHOLDERS! What kind of mom am i to send her off to school, one step away from burning her hands?! (even though she rarely cooks and... Continue reading
Reblogged Aug 10, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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What a great summer it has been so far! We move my daughter into her college apartment two weeks from today and this is one sad mom. Luckily she will be close. I have really enjoyed having her around a little more than usual this summer since she hasn't had... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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Shopping at the thrift store is one of my favorite things to do. Where else can you find such a random collection of items? Its fun to see what people have bought and discarded. Today lots of fun things happened! First, I found this great old book by better homes... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
After getting home from a great vacation on the Oregon Coast, I have spent the month of July designing a lot of fun new things and spending time with my daughter before she leaves for college in August. See you the first part of August with lots of fun new... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
we just got home from the oregon coast. I love it there! i have lots of fun designs and surprises to share this upcoming week. wait til you see! hope everyone has a great fourth of july! Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via www.styledbykristin.com I love this blanket! Someday I want a floor in my house like this. I am putting this at the very tip top of my "make for me" list! From the creator: "My 4 year old son loves everything from trains to racecars and especially the new Disney... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 24, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via community.livejournal.com a necessary addition to every picnic! Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 24, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via www.etsy.com i love these car slippers and they fit right in with the auto hats and socks i found. the pattern is inexpensive and a quick crochet. these would make a very cute and unique baby gift. Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 20, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via www.bicmarkit.com FINALLY! Its so hard to find really nice markers in color. From the site: The 36 Count Color Collection is the perfect pack for all types of crafters! The collection of 36 colors contains all markers from the Classic, Earthly Expressions and Paradise Pastels collections – all in... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 20, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via www.whattoknitwhen.com VICTORY! i love stumbling across those wonderful sites, full of so many things you just can't get enough. if you are looking for unique patterns, great reads and new mommy happenings then "what to knit when expecting" is a must bookmark. Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 20, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via katesaid.wordpress.com once you find something on the internet its like you open the flood gates and tons of ideas and patterns come flooding through...not always good ones, but luckily there are ones like this great hat, by "kate said". another twist on the "road on my head" hat, this... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 20, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via www.ravelry.com and socks to match! Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 20, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via web.archive.org what a fun idea! From the artist: "Knitted in the round with hanging “stop lights."This cap was inspired by my son Charlie’s love for car and truck buttons. He found them in one of the knitting stores he often haunts with me. He asked for a cap and... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 20, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via vannaschoice.lionbrand.com another great summer game idea! tic tac toe can be played anywhere, with anyone! quick and simple and fits in a purse so what are you waiting for? Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 15, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via www.coatsandclark.com i am not a camper but if i were i would definitely have some games on hand for those rainy days (like my in laws just had on their camping trip) where you are stuck inside the tent (hopefully you have a trailer or why on earth are... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 15, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
twiddle knits and bits is now following Kara Lyon
Jun 15, 2010
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via karabouts.typepad.com growing up my mom owned a fabric shop named Sew What?. she used to have these tomato pin cushions for sale and throughout our house. this is a cute pattern from "karabouts". Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 15, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits
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via alexaludeman.com beautiful project...gorgeous pictures...wonderful colors...and comments with attitude. what more can one ask for in a knitting post?! "Alexa: gourmet crafter" makes for a fun visit. While the pattern for these placemats is actually linked to from her site, i loved her presentation and wanted to share it with... Continue reading
Reblogged Jun 12, 2010 at twiddle knits and bits