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Pumpkin Party

The Fall colors have been great, the pumpkin spice lattes have been tasty, and the knit pumpkins have been a blast! I couldn’t wait any longer to share these beautiful pictures with you. The Knit Equals Joy Pumpkin-a-Long goes through Halloween – which means it’s still possible to knit a Wee Pumpkin before the end of […]

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Wee Pumpkin – Pattern Now Available

Hello, dear knitters!  Wee Pumpkin is here! I wanted to write a pattern that would not only be cute, but would also be easy and quick to make.  This pattern is all three.  This diminutive pumpkin measures about 1 inch tall and about 1.5 inches in diameter. It is knit flat, seamed using mattress stitch, […]

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First Annual Pumpkin-a-Long (PAL) and a New Pattern!

Pumpkin-a-Long (PAL) Hello, dear knitters!  I am so thrilled to announce our first annual Pumpkin-a-Long !  Fall is my favorite time of the year, and apparently I am also pumpkin-obsessed, so the idea of the PAL was hatched. I’ve released a pumpkin pattern annually, starting in 2015, so there are four pumpkin patterns to choose […]

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Dreaming of…the Bridgetown Cowl

Dear knitting friends, I am so excited to introduce this upcoming design to you.  This cowl pattern was so much fun to design, and it’s very fun to knit.  I just want to share pictures with you right now.  The pattern is to be released next Monday, June 4.  Then I think I’ll tell you […]

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Spa Cloth KAL

Hello friends! The Wibbly Wobbly Spa Cloth knit-a-long continues in my Ravelry group through May 15, 2018.  Knitters have been creating lovely spa cloths, like these: Two weeks are remaining in the KAL, plenty of time to make your own Wibbly Wobbly Spa Cloth! The pattern is available here: Wibbly Wobbly Spa Cloth. Did I mention that […]

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Wibbly Wobbly (Timey Wimey) Spa Cloth Pattern and a Knit-a-Long

Hello, dear knitters!  I’m thrilled to introduce a new pattern, the Wibbly Wobbly Spa Cloth. This is a fun cable-and-lace spa cloth.  It knits up quickly and the stitch pattern is engaging.  The vintage stitch pattern, Tilting Ladders, looks somewhat like the TARDIS, hence this pattern’s name: Wibbly Wobbly.  If you’re not familiar with these […]

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The Ravellenic Games – the knitting we do while enjoying the Winter Games

The Ravellenic Games are going strong on Ravelry.  Team Knit Equals Joy is going strong at the Ravellenic Games. Our team is small but mighty with 30 members currently on the team roster.  Members can join our team at any time throughout the games, and are welcome to make any pattern they like. The mass cast-on occurred […]

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The Ravellenic Games 2018: FAQ

The Ravellenic Games = awesomeness! But what do you do? How do you participate? This list of FAQs will help you navigate the waters and have a fabulous time. Frequently Asked Questions – General The Ravellenic Games?? In a nutshell, Ravelry members have organized a site-wide knit-a-long that takes place during the Olympics. This forum is home […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Silence

This week’s challenge is silence, and this afternoon I was able to find a small window of silence.  I was the only one at home, and I was able to savor a few minutes of quiet time with coffee and knitting. Other entries are here:  Weekly Photo Challenge: Silence.

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Team Knit equals Joy – The Ravellenic Games 2018

Cover photo by Jörg Angeli on Unsplash Team Knit Equals Joy is joining the Ravellenic Games! The Ravellenic Games – a fun way to connect with other knitters and to challenge your own skills. They take place during the Olympic Games but, of course, are not affiliated with those games.  The goal is to challenge […]