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February Koigu Journal

Posted by TAIU LANDRA on

Let's make something fast and frivolous As winter ends in the North we're looking for projects to match the change of light and how it makes us feel about colors. In the Southern half of the globe, you're changing toward Autumn and its earthier, red/gold colors. In all locales, it's time for a pretty little project. Frances is modeling a necklace crocheted in a simple motif that looks something like a pomegranate. Each motif is edged in the same color and has a bead placed at  the bottom for stability. They are then joined to a slip stitch beaded band...

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Let's Make Some Quick Colorful Holiday Gifts!

Posted by TAIU LANDRA on

We know that a lot of knitters want to give hand-knit gifts at this time of year. But for some of us, it can be a race to the finish to get everything done in time. So now's a good time for us to share a couple of fast, easy, fun (and colorful, of course!) projects you can finish in plenty of time. We've made a hat and scarf that can coordinate or work separately. They're worked in Koigu Bulky in one semi-solid and one variegated in garter stitch for ease and simplicity. The scarf is knitted width-wise and then...

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