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Norah’s Knits: Knitting Stars

I hear a lot of talk about knitting stars (celebrities), but it's geometric stars that I'm talking about today. A few years ago, when I just couldn't stop knitting hexagons and pentagons, I expanded my explorations to include 3-D shapes. Celestine is made of 10 pentagons all knit on to each other forming a dodecahedron.… Continue reading Norah’s Knits: Knitting Stars

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Norah’s Knits: Knitted Christmas Ornaments

Some of my fondest childhood memories are of making Christmas decorations with my mom and my brother.¬†Glue, glitter, felt, paint and suttache cord somehow came together to make truly charming ornaments for our tree. A few (ok, four) decades later, Mom still uses the best of these gems. These days, my craft of choice is… Continue reading Norah’s Knits: Knitted Christmas Ornaments