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An inspiring blog dedicated to helping you unlock your inner needle artist, turn off your doubt, and make the time to create something wonderful with your own two hands.

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the Blog

An inspiring blog dedicated to helping you unlock your inner needle artist, turn off your doubt, and make the time to create something wonderful with your own two hands.

The Right Tools

Today we're going to talk about knitting needles! Knitting needles come in an assortment of shapes and sizes and they're made from a variety of materials. From plastic and metal to bamboo and wood - there are so many options...
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Choices, choices!

Congratulations on committing to purchasing the best quality supplies you can afford. Now, it's time to take a look at making the best fiber choices for your projects. Since I want to address knitting/crochet and needlepoint/embroidery, it'll be easier to...
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So Many Threads!

So, now that you know how important it is to buy the best quality supplies you can afford, let's chat about choosing the best threads for your needlepoint projects. If you're looking for tips on choosing yarns for knitting and crochet projects, check...
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Tips for Organizing Your Stash

A couple of years ago, I became "acquainted" with Marie Kondo and her wonderful book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up. I read it, cover to cover, rather quickly (it's a relatively short book) and, when I finished it, I...
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There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens…

And so, after 14 years - and more fun than you can imagine - I have decided to semi-retire and close the Serendipity Needleworks storefront. (I would be fibbing if I said that Rick's health scare in January had nothing...
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