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Ten Tips for Knitting Socks - Interweave

When I say summer knitting, do you say, “Socks!”? I do, too. I have a pair of footies on the needles, and yarn for another pair, too. I mentioned in …

Your patron saint for 2014! | Jennifer Fulwiler

It’s that time of year again! I used my week of being under the weather to touch up the Saint’s Name Generator, so it’s all set for another round of …

Did you hear the one about Catholics “worshiping” statues?

[Updated]True story!The disapproval many Protestants have toward the Catholic custom of displaying religious statues and images is fueled by a …

Knitting Tutorials

Book Of The Year: The Most Famous Medieval Materialist

A book that views a noted saint and theologian of the Catholic Church as–a materialist?<p>It may sound counterintuitive, but British born Yale professor of historical theology Denys Turner makes his case, which is why I’m picking his new biography, Thomas Aquinas: A Portrait for this blog’s book of …

Give Your Favorite Purl Bee Project!

Maybe over the past year you’ve felt inspired by a project here on the Purl Bee, some little knit socks perhaps or an amazing quilt or a gorgeous …

Not Finished

In an impressive and entirely predictable turn of events, the planned post about finishing isn't finished, mostly because the finishing isn't. …

Pick a Pocket Cozies

Both pretty and practical, this knitted coffee cozy pattern provides the perfect space to tuck in some extra sweetener or an extra teabag for later! …

I-Cord Necklaces

It’s back and it’s everywhere! I’m talking about all things hand dyed, from tie dyed and dip dyed to Japanese Shibori dyed and Batik dyed. This …

Little Baby Sweater

My son Bear is a rowdy, mysterious, extremely silly two and a half years old. I love his toddlerhood, its questions and observations, its …

The Foodist Predicts the Next Big Ingredients in 2014

The Foodist predicts the next big ingredients, cuisines, and cities that will shape how we eat<p><b>The Foodist</b> predicts the next big ingredients, cuisines, and cities that will shape how we eat.<p><i>Follow Andrew Knowlton on Twitter @andrewoknowlton</i>

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