Posts Tagged ‘holiday gifts’

Snowflakes

Snowflakes

I kept a tight rein on my crafty impulses over the holidays this year, restricting the number of gifts I would make.  I normally end up in a puddle of crazy on December 24th, scrambling to finish a hat, or fingerless mitts, or a scarf.  Many a project has been given in kit form, though […]

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Peppermint Bark, Anyone?

With the holidays in mind, please enjoy the following guide on how to make peppermint bark (in five easy steps). 1: Purchase your ingredients. You need white chocolate and hard peppermints. I’m partial to the Wilton Candy Melts myself, as they melt beautifully. Get two bags for the two batches we’re planning to make – […]

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wrapped up

Nearly all of the gift knitting has been given to the appropriate recipients, so I can finally blog about it!  I made an effort to control the amount of gift knitting, since I fully recognize that I’m not always great about deadlines (like Douglas Adams, I like the wooshing sound they make as they fly […]

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Gift Knitting

You know, I really do love knitting gifts for people.  It gives all kinds of warm fuzzies, both literally for the recipient and more figuratively for me.  The only troublesome thing about knitting gifts?  (Other than deadlines… I really don’t do well with deadlines.  That saying about enjoying the noise they make whizzing by?  Yeah, […]

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Holiday Bazaar This Weekend!

Get a head start on your holiday shopping this weekend, and come by the UU for their Holiday Bazaar.  Yours truly will be there with a selection of sparkles – mention this blog and get 10% off your purchase.  Here’s the pertinent info: Holiday Bazaar at the First Unitarian Church of Hobart 9AM – 3PM, […]

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