Category Archives: knitting

NATCROMO Absolution?

In order to make up for all the knitting I’ve done during National Crochet Month (NATCROMO), I’ve decided to work on a new design!  (to be self-published) Since the DFW Fiber Fest is coming up at the beginning of April, … Continue reading

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March is NATCROMO!!!

This month is National Crochet Month or NATCROMO for short.  There is a virtual party held on Ravelry to celebrate it, and ITCROMO (International Crochet Month), with a crochet community spanning the globe.  There are games, CALs, general silliness and long bathroom lines.  It’s … Continue reading

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Cast On Mania!!!

It’s that time of year again in the Village Hopelessly Overcommitted.  For one month, we allow our startitis to run rampant, encouraging a new project (or two, or three) to be started everyday…free of guilt.  And it’s no coincidence that it happens during … Continue reading

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2010 Catch-up and FiberFest

Well, it turns out that I really didn’t do much fiber related stuff after the Tour de Fleece.  I knew that once school started my schedule had gotten so crazy that it felt like I didn’t have time to do … Continue reading

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First Project of the New Year

I know I’m supposed to be catching up on what I’ve done the last half of last year, but I couldn’t resist finally casting on for a pair of socks I’ve wanted to make from the moment I saw them. … Continue reading

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Malabrigo March Madness, NATCROMO, COM…Oh My!

Need I say more? Well, OK, maybe I do. March is a busy, busy month! It’s National (and International on Ravelry) Crochet Month (NATCROMO/ITCROMO). It’s also our 2nd annual Village Hopelessly Overcommitted Cast On Mania (COM). And it’s Malabrigo March … Continue reading

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2010 Ravelympics

OK, I know I owe you a follow up post on the Pinewood Derby, but I got distracted by the 2010 Ravelympics! So I’ll post about it next time. Anyway, the 2010 Ravelympics, which coincides with the 2010 Winter Olympics, … Continue reading

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