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Dear Ann, I love The Moth Radio Hour and The Moth Podcast. The first episode I ever listened to was…

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My softest, best sweater pills like crazy.

The charting is over: now it’s time to knit this epic Fair Isle jacket.

How to cast on a large number of stitches without running out of yarn, join without twisting, and know when it’s time to stop knitting so you don’t run out of yarn.

By Kay Gardiner
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Nashville, Tennessee
Recovering food critic.
Portland, Maine
Thinking about biscuits right now.
Washington, DC
Might have a cat, we're not sure.Β 
@mymasondixonknitting loves to regram!
#FussyCutsBlanket No. 3 for @Micheleduell 🎨🎨🎨😍😍😍😍in #noroKureyon #noroyarn #noroπŸ–
These beauts are going on the #handknitpresentpile of @gravesgapknitter. #squadmitts 🎁
Regram @kacisek #squadmitts
Regram @jacobsgranny who got this lovely surprise mail  from her friend @midcenturyRebecca. #euroflaxminiskeins #earthcolorway #fieldguideno1 #mymdk
More practically perfect, perfectly practical #squadmitts from @napagal.clare.
Repost of this gorgeous #swiftstilllife by @atongdesigns Very proud to peep our #fieldguideno1 in the mix. #mymdk
Daisy the MDK Shop Dog wants to know: are your ears in the upright, locked position? Because it's FREE SHIPPING FRIDAY Y'ALL! πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ‘―πŸ‘―πŸ‘―πŸ‘―
Striped mice! πŸ’ˆπŸ­ @schuessofficial says she has stripes on the brain from #fieldguideno1.
Aw look, @noeknitter made a mini version of the #BretonCowl to suit her warmer clime.
Whoops, there goes @kbrtmyr down the #DanglingConversation rabbit hole. Kay won't be lonely there!
That didn't take long! Kay's #danglingconversation took two days, 1 pack of #euroflaxminiskeins (Earth colorway), and a bit of Thankgiving prep avoidance. Worth it!
@napagal.clare's #SquadMitts are a lesson in perfect blocking. πŸ™ŒπŸ»πŸ™ŒπŸ» #mymdk
Love it so much when a good ol' pattern is still out there getting knitted. Regram @jessemyjungman who is making a #TailgateRagRug using outgrown toddler clothes for the rag yarn.
This is @knitknotes' #stationwagonblanket 3 strips in. #cestariyarns All the 😍😍😍😍. #fieldguideno1
This is the start of @knitknotes' #stationwagonblanket.
The knot! The beads! The stinkin' cuteness! #danglingconversation shawl, knit by Tamarajo with one set of #euroflaxminiskeins in the Sea colorway.