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#58 πŸ’œ awe… snoOow fun!


 

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Hearty Links with Felted Loops.
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Hello & Welcome to my 58th episode of the KWH iPad Show! Today’s feature is a snowy bit of fibrous fun 😍

Oh how I love to watch snow meltβ€”especially after being surrounded by it since November. Friday’s mild temperatures melted a lot of snow, so I grabbed a few colourful props and ran outside to enjoy the show! Yup… gotta ❀ a good ol’ fibrously fun backyard yarn-bombing photo shoot πŸ™‚ Later that night, a storm blew into town and re-blanketed us in several inches of white :-/ But oh well, it was fun while it lasted…

The golfing clown is a Jean Greenhow design. This half-knitted WIP of mine has been cooped up in the back of my yarn closet for … gulp … years! Really wanna/oughta/gotta get around to finishing that guy! Fun to take him out to play in the snow, though! πŸ˜‰ WantΒ to try this at home? M’ Snow Lady’s face uses aΒ pink Bramble❀️TINI for her noseΒ andΒ 2 greenΒ Hearty Links with Felted Loops for eyes and mouthΒ πŸ™‚

 


 

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Hope everything’s snowing well where you are! πŸ™‚ β™₯ Jackie

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30 responses

  1. What a lovely couple!!! πŸ™‚ How awful that the snow is back though… hope spring will be on its way soon!! I’m still occupied with knitting socks to keep warm πŸ˜‚ Have a greats week! πŸ˜„πŸ˜šβ€πŸ’œπŸ’™

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    March 6, 2017 at 9:27 am

    • Thanks Sarah ❀ Yeah… those big green heart-shaped eyes with loopy grin really brought her to life! Adding the heart-wreath bouquet made her a blushing bride πŸ™‚ Our entire forecast is below average temps, so spring will likely be another month… sigh :-/ Hoping for another mild day to try these pics again, though!

      Love hand-knit socks! What colour are you knitting yours? Hope you have a wonderful week! πŸ™‚ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 6, 2017 at 3:25 pm

      • YouΒ΄re very welcome, Jackie! πŸ™‚ I love ideas like yours, the photos are just great! So much fun to look at and I guess even more doing them πŸ˜‰
        How come that spring is always so shy coming forth whereas winter has no problem at all with that?? Being stuck in snow since November must be so hard! I had been hoping for another snowfall but we only had the one in the beginning of January… as for now, IΒ΄ve decided that thereΒ΄s no need for it anymore as I want it to be summer! πŸ˜€
        The socks are a light gray with neon pink cuff, heel and pink πŸ˜‰ TheyΒ΄re so much fun to do, arenΒ΄t they?
        Wish you a beautiful week! xxxxxx πŸ™‚ ❀

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        March 8, 2017 at 5:50 am

        • awe thanks Sarah ❀ Love those colours for cheery socks! Yeah, great fun to play like a kid in the snow and add a dash of colour to the long winter! Spring truly is much too shy, while winter is not shy at all :-/ January is a good month for snowβ€”gotta have some snow! Fresh flakes have fallen a few times after these pics were posted …sigh… Lots to shovel! But this week's forecast predicts melting for those snowbanks and I'm looking forward to another glimpse at our grass πŸ™‚ Wishing you a lovely weekend of sock knitting and some summer weather soon! πŸ™‹πŸ˜πŸ’•πŸ€— πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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          March 11, 2017 at 1:30 pm

          • Hi Jackie! πŸ™‚ My mum decided she wants exactly the same socks, so IΒ΄m still knitting πŸ˜‰ Maybe IΒ΄ll post them when IΒ΄m finished πŸ™‚
            IΒ΄ve never shoveled snow in my life! Around here in Berlin there really is never much of it around… But I bet itΒ΄s good workout πŸ˜‰ IΒ΄ll keep my fingers crossed that those snowbanks of yours are going to melt soon and that you can enjoy more glimpses at your grass πŸ˜‰ Today I saw the first crocuses! hurray!! πŸ™‚
            Have a lovely week, my friend! πŸ™‚ ❀ xxxxxxx

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            March 13, 2017 at 11:32 am

            • awe so sweet, Sarah ❀ Hope you do post your mother/daughter socks. That'd be a cute Mother's Day post πŸ™‚

              Yup, shovelling is a great workout! Also getting to be quite the stretch, with some snowbanks now waist-high. No complaints, but the weather's been ferociously cold too :-/ But spring is on its way! And starting yesterday, all daytime highs are +CΒΊ … currently +6ΒΊC … yay!!! Hope your week's been going well and wishing you a lovely day! πŸ™‹πŸ˜˜πŸ’•β€οΈπŸ€— πŸ™‚ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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              March 15, 2017 at 2:58 pm

  2. cute.. I hope you finish your half knitted WIP soon.

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    March 6, 2017 at 2:16 pm

    • Thanks Arohii πŸ™‚ Oh boy, me too… really gotta get that guy done! πŸ™‚ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 6, 2017 at 3:57 pm

  3. This whole blog is always beautiful, encouraging and a joy to visit. Thank you!

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    March 6, 2017 at 6:24 pm

    • awe thanks, Faye ❀ Your comments melt my heart! πŸ˜˜πŸ’•πŸŽΆπŸ˜πŸ€— πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 7, 2017 at 1:35 pm

  4. How cute is that, I love it! Love to see snowy pics, thank you!! πŸ™‚
    Happy crafting, and knitting those WIP’s. πŸ™‚

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    March 7, 2017 at 4:37 am

    • Glad you like the pics, Johanna πŸ™‚ Yup, gotta be quick like you and WIP my FO’s into shape! πŸ™‚ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 7, 2017 at 7:05 pm

  5. Yay, snow is melting! You’ll have to knit a bathing suit now! πŸ˜€ ❀

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    March 7, 2017 at 1:57 pm

    • Ahhh yes… snoOow nice to think about summer projects! Hey, have you ever thought of designing a beach themed gown? πŸ™‚ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 7, 2017 at 7:12 pm

  6. So cute! πŸ™‚ I need to knit a daffodil or 2 to remind Spring that it really is here.

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    March 8, 2017 at 1:10 am

    • Thanks Jo πŸ™‚ Yup, here too…
      gotta keep fibrously floralistic ’till spring shows up! πŸ˜‰ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 10, 2017 at 7:00 pm

  7. Clever and cute stuff, Jackie!

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    March 8, 2017 at 9:27 am

  8. For their happiness snow is very necessary otherwise the bride will melt πŸ™‚

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    March 10, 2017 at 9:13 am

    • That is snoOow true, Brandi!!! πŸ˜‰ Thanks for your visit and also for commenting πŸ™‚ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 11, 2017 at 1:56 pm

  9. Good to have you back, Jackie. You’ve been much missed. ❀ ❀ ❀

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    March 11, 2017 at 7:46 pm

    • awe thanks, Anna ❀ You melt my heart! πŸ™‹πŸ˜˜πŸ’•πŸ˜πŸ€— πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 12, 2017 at 7:12 pm

  10. Your snowpeople are adorable – and stylish, too. πŸ™‚

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    March 12, 2017 at 11:25 am

    • awe thanks, Ruth πŸ™‚ They’re a bit flakey, yet high in fibre! πŸ˜‰ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 12, 2017 at 11:22 pm

  11. Beth

    Yeah! You are BAAAACK again! And this subscription is working!

    I always loved getting your comments and articles on Facebook, but I just had to quit FB for my sanity’s sake. So much time was wasted and so much needed to be done. Subscribing to your articles this way is great.

    Today I actually managed to sandwich the layers of a mando bag I had pieced earlier. Now for the quilting and assembly… Yes! Yesterday I managed to altar a pair of pants to fit. Cutting out FB promises to give me a life again. Maybe I can actually get back to knitting and crochet and feel useful there too. I have the yarn just sitting in storage.

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    March 25, 2017 at 4:29 am

    • Glad you’re here, Beth ❀ And so good to hear about your crafty progress! Yup, fb zaps a lot of would-be crafting time… There are days when I don't even go to fb :-/ Wishing you a crafty week with a dash into your yarn storage stash! πŸ™‚ πŸ’œ Jackie@KWH

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      March 26, 2017 at 3:02 pm

  12. Pingback: #60 πŸ’œ March snow on a beautiful day | knitting with heart

  13. Super cute

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    April 22, 2017 at 1:30 am

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