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Saturday Internet Crushes: Raglanify Knitting App | Red-Handled Scissors

Saturday Internet Crushes: Raglanify Knitting App

Because my body is, shall we say, challenging where proportions are concerned—essentially, the only thing standing between me and the kids’ pattern section is a pair of stubbornly grownup-sized boobs—I’m a big fan of knitting projects that are based on formulas and recipes. (You know, basic sock, hat, etc. patterns that can easily be scaled …

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My Chevron Lace Cardigan is Finally Finished! | Red-Handled Scissors

My Chevron Lace Cardigan is Finally Finished!

Despite last weekend’s tragic ripping-out-the-second-sleeve-with-just-two-inches-to-go, I have triumphed: my crocheted chevron lace cardigan is finally finished! This victory is especially sweet because, back when I was first learning how to crochet, this was the first large project with fancy yarn that I ever started. Alas, when the sleeves proved too difficult for my then-beginner hooking …

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Sunday Snapshot: The Crochet Perfectionist Blues | Red-Handled Scissors

Sunday Snapshot: The Crochet Perfectionist Blues

A mere two inches from finishing the second sleeve on my crocheted lace cardigan, I ripped the whole thing back to fix a mistake at the beginning. Better late than never, I guess!

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Sunday Snapshot: Tea Leaves Cardigan and Simon the Cat | Red-Handled Scissors

Sunday Snapshot: Tea Leaves Cardigan and Simon the Cat

I left the room for five minutes during my Tea Leaves Cardigan update photo shoot, and when I came back, Simon the Cat had taken up residence right in front of the camera. Forget teenagers and that obnoxious dude from your office picnic: nobody photobombs quite like a cat. Before you go, don’t forget to …

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