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Skylanders Sprocket Cosplay by Jennifer Lori

Wow. Wow. Wow! Jennifer Lori sent me these fabulous pics of her absolutely off-the-hook Sprocket costume, made especially for last weekend’s ComicCon in Montreal. Here’s her breakdown: “I cosplayed as Sprocket from the kids’ video…

Big Gay Wedding Cake!

I made a rainbow cake once and it turned out great! While I made mine with the usual ingredients, some people are making them using yarn! To celebrate yesterday’s SCOTUS decision on gay marriage (hooray!),…

Make a Glow Stick Bracelet!

I love anything that glows. Adding lights and/or glowing embellishments to my knitting is appealing to me … ALWAYS. Last year I knit some wristers with LED lights woven into the cables and they were…