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Slow Sunday


Today I started crocheting on one of the projects for Christmas in July MAL over at Instagram. It’s called Grinchmas  here the link to the free pattern

I’m using yarn that I had in my stash that came from my stepmother after she passed away last year. Very easy pattern to follow. Will be a nice throw for Christmas.

I figure I’ll give you a glimpse of a few other projects
This one I shared the other day. A knitted bag.

Then I want to finish the Christmas Advent socks I started last Christmas  I’m wanting to try a new technique for me on the heel  an Afterthought heel. I had put it off because I just couldn’t wrap my brain around how to do it. It was so frustrating but I think I can handle it now

I used all my Christmas progress keepers while making these. Used them to help me keep track of the rows.

Then I’m making slippers as gifts. 

I’ve posted the pattern 9 years ago here on this blog, it’s a free pattern

Just search at the top Knitted Slippers and the post should come up

Then I had bought some panels to make gift bags a year or two ago and now would be a good time to have them ready. 

Till next time 


Linking this up with Kathy’sKathys 


  1. You've got some very fun gifts in the works. Happy stitching!

  2. Love the Christmas blanket you are making! Thanks for the link to the Grinchmas pattern. I would like to try this pattern!

  3. You made wonderful gifts, what beautiful projects. Great stuff.


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