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Korkhenn, with Sochi Chicken variation

This is another entry to a line of cat toys that can be stuffed with a cork from a wine bottle: Korkfisshe, Korkmauser, and Korkmann. The idea is that the cork won’t leave fluff all over the house when kitty … Continue reading

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Cup, cup and away!

Materials: US #6 dpns US #8 straight needles Worsted wool in colors for trunks, belt, tights, and cape: I used Paton’s Classic Wool. With trunk color, cast on 40 stitches, and join to knit in the round. Place marker at … Continue reading

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A Pie Pin for Pi Day

Pi Day is March 14: 3.14. To be honest I fall on the cake side of the cake-or-pie debate (also cake in cake-or-death) but every holiday should have a lovely ornament, right? (A shameless self promotional moment: did you know … Continue reading

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Crisis Slippers

Crisis slippers Possible crises: 1) you need a very fast gift 2) your feet are really very cold RIGHT NOW. ½ skein Wool-Ease Thick n’ Quick (finished slippers are 70 grams; a full skein weighs 170 grams) US13 dpns needle … Continue reading

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Pirate-Ninja Bag

Two two two memes in one! Materials: US6 needles Worsted weight yarn: –black –face color (use green and it could be a zombie-pirate-ninja purse: meme trifecta!) –two colors for stripey shirt –bandana color Assorted buttons At a gauge of five … Continue reading

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Korkmann

If you came to this page looking for a pattern called Pawpet, you’ve found it: I just changed the name to go with Korkfisshe and Korkmauser. Lynn (cattiekit) suggested “korkmanner” with an umlaut over the A, but I don’t know … Continue reading

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Mitts for gifts

These mitts can be finished in the time it takes to watch a movie or a major sporting event. Nothing bad would happen If you felt like adding beads or a picot bind off or some other embellishment. This is … Continue reading

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