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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!),…

How To Knit 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…

Nigel Farage, Prefer Knit Or Crochet?

One controversial politician, two crafts – which do you like best? Knit by Pat Wilson, read more about her knitted politicians in the Metro today (UK). Voodoo pin cushion spotted in the London version of…