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Finished Project: Bobble Afghan

Dropping in for a quick "Finished Project" update: an afghan that I made for my sister's housewarming gift/wedding present. I started off with the pattern Bobble Diamonds Afghan by Patsy Harbor from the Crochet World magazine, but adjusted it a bit for my taste.  The trickiest thing about this project is since you are working the bobbles on the wrong side, you have to continuously look to the other side of your work to make sure you have correctly placed them and are following the diamond shaped increases/decreases (because I'm not counting hundreds of stitches every row). I had to frog several rows several different times to fix a bobble I had misplaced but didn't realize. Besides the tedious bobble...

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Monthly Meet a Maker (MMAM): Lunar Knits by Lori

Another month, another maker! Every month this year, we'll be interviewing our current maker crush and sharing a giveaway with you. Join me in welcoming our second Meet a Maker guest, Lori from LunarKnitsbyLori. I found Lori when I was on the hunt for handmade items to go in our Love | BLACK BOX. I stumbled upon her Faux Fur Pom Poms that I knew would match perfectly with our super bulky "Fiercely Red" yarn featured in the box. There are many faux fur pom pom makers out there, but what lead me to choosing Lori was her incredibly fast response time and professionalism. We hit it off right away, and now her Chinchilla Pom Poms (my personal favorite) are included in our first...

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Our Newest Product is Now Available!

Meet the BLACK BOX - an experience of both luxury and indulgence. From the enchanting wax seal to the hidden treasures inside, you will step in to a perfect world of specialty items that compliment one another.  Our first BLACK BOX is called Love -  Love is an invitation of romance for the fiber lover. For this box, we’ve gathered items that make us fall in love again, from the fiery red colors to the soft and plush single-ply fibers. Explore passionate reds, practical tools, and endless possibilities. I wanted to create a box that wasn't like any other - both in the completeness of the package but also in the quality of the items. The fiber is hand-dyed by me, the items...

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