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Mitts, mice, shawls, and hats: the fruits of A Year of Techniques are splendid to behold.

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Has her finger on the pulse of the yarn biz.
Beacon, New York
Exploring the world of making, one island at a time.
Oakland, California
Making up for a childhood without television.
@mymasondixonknitting loves to regram!
It's never too late to untangle an old WIP and git 'r' done. Our first book is 10 years old, and so is this Absorba the great bathmat that our slacker friend @bonnemarieburns is finishing. Makes us want to cast on! Thanks, @bonnemarieburns πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’ͺ🏻πŸ’ͺ🏻πŸ’ͺ🏻🌊🌊🌊
Regram @knottyneedle #colorwashscarfkal #mdkcolorwashalong #colorwashscarf #mdkfieldguideno3
Regram @indigonightowl Another shot of Laura's lovely #leifcowl by #diannawalla from #mdkfieldguideno3 in #spincycleyarns
It's not all #rodentalong here! Look at the fabulous #leifcowl that @indigonightowl made! #fairisleknitting #spincycleyarns #mdkfieldguideno3 #wildyarns #yarnlove #diannawalla
@mimicodd takes the prize for photo styling her #alexthemouse. Also, see her Instagram feed for excellent tips on the I-cord ear procedure. #knittedtoys #ayearoftechniques
Regram @annespicks stripey #alexthemouse Our big question: are those stripes #helicalstripes? Also check out Alex's shoelaces. #knittedtoys #ayearoftechniques
Regram @stitchesgalore Check out the ear mod on this #alexthemouse #knittedtoys #ayearoftechniques
Classic photo styling from @01soupdragon: 🐱+ 🐭 = πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™ #alexthemouse #ayearoftechniques #knittedtoys #helpfulknittingcats #rodentalong
Regram @raerichar Another finished #alexthemouse for #ayearoftechniques. So cute! #knittedtoys #rodentalong
Ding ding ding! @marthabilski crosses the finish line with #alexthemouse. Her Alex has shoes! Or socks! So darling! #knittingmotivation #ayearoftechniques #knittedtoys #rodentalong
Regram @crochetyknitter More beautifully #organizedmouseparts for #alexthemouse #ayearoftechniques #knittedtoys #rodentalong
Regram @mimicodd #organizedmouseparts #alexthemouse #ayearoftechniques #rodentalong
Loving @joyous360's take on #alexthemouse: #peerieflooers! #fairisleknitting #fairislemotifs #knittersofinstagram #knittedtoys #ayearoftechniques #rodentalong
Regram @jenna.aves It's nearly the last week of May, so we're starting to see a lot of #wellorganizedmouseparts as people near the finish line for #alexthemouse in #ayearoftechniques. #knitstagram #knittersofinstagram #knittedtoys #rodentalong
Regram @01soupdragon who is in the thick of it with #alexthemouse for #ayearoftechniques. Can't wait to see all the parts come together. #knittersofinstagram #knittedtoys
Regram @ozzie5111 Happy Mother's Day wishes to all, and ain't it the truth? #yarnlove #yarnbomb #knittersofinstagram #yarn