Saturday, February 15, 2014

September 2011 stitch of the month Knit

September 2011 stitch of the month Knit


Multiple of 11 sts.

SSK = slip 1 stitch knit wise twice, knit both slipped stitch thru back loops.

PSSO = Pass slip stitch over

For sample cast on 22 stitches.

Row 1: *(k2tog, yo} 2 times, k3, {yo, ssk} 2 times*. Repeat from * to * across row.

Row 2: Purl

Row 3: *k2, yo, ssk, yo, sl 1, k2 tog, psso, yo, k2 tog, yo, k2*. Repeat from * to * across row.

Row 4: Purl

Row 5: *k3, yo, ssk, yo, sl 1, k 2tog, psso, yo, k3*.  Repeat from * to * across

Row 6: Purl

Row 7: *k4, (yo, ssk} 2 times, k3*. Repeat from * to * across

Row 8: Purl

Row 9: *k2, k 2 tog, yo, k1, {yo, ssk} 2 times, k2*.  Repeat from * to * across

Row 10: Purl

Row 11: *k1, (k 2 tog, yo} 2 times, k1, (yo, ssk)  2 times, k1 *. Repeat from * to * across

Row 12: Purl
Repeat rows 1-12 for pattern until square.

Monday, February 10, 2014

First Kisses

First Kisses (Inspy Kisses) (Volume 1)

A new anthology from some of your favorite inspirational authors.
Enjoy this collection of love stories at

The Rambler’s Bride by Linda Goodnight

In 1870’s Kansas, Widow Esther North will do most anything to save her land from her powerful cousin and the coming railroad-even kiss a stranger! The kissing cowboy, Jericho North is bent on revenge from his brother’s  widow, and the will hidden in his pocket is all he needs to make it happen. But he hadn’t reckoned on a baby...and neither he nor Esther had reckoned  on love.

Lovebirds at the Heartbreak Cafe by Janet Tronstad
USA Today and Publisher’s Weekly Bestselling Author, Janet Tronstad, pens a brand-new Retro CafĂ© Sweet Romance starring a 1950’s truck driver (Buddy) and a waitress (Penny) who both have enough trouble without everyone in Webster’s Crossing thinking they are falling in love.

Her Mule Hollow Cowboy by Debra Clopton

Rescuing a beautiful cowgirl from being trampled has professional bull rider, Cliff Masterson, dreaming of romance, home, hearth and that first kiss...but Maddie Rose has had enough people in her life leave and she’s not willing to risk her heart on a rambling cowboy—Sparks fly when these two are near. Can the Matchmakin’ Posse of Mule Hollow help this couple find their happily ever after?

Deadly Hunt by Margaret Daley
All bodyguard Tess Miller wants is a vacation. But when a wounded stranger stumbles into her isolated cabin in the Arizona mountains, Tess becomes his lifeline. When Shane Burkhart opens his eyes, all he can focus on is his guardian angel leaning over him. And in the days to come he will need a guardian angel while being hunted by someone who wants him dead.

Necessary Proof by Camy Tang
Alex Villa became a Christian in prison, and because of his efforts to help stop a gang producing meth in Sonoma, he has been set up for the death of a cop. Can computer expert Jane Lawton find the evidence that will prove his innocence before the gang eliminates them both?

Kissed by a Cowboy by Lacy Williams
Former shy-girl Haley Carston is back in Redbud Trails, Oklahoma, to care for her dying aunt. She didn’t count on cowboy Maddox Michaels, her high school crush and the man who might just bring her dreams of marriage and
family back to life…

Yellow Ski Hat July 2016 Pattern of the Month Knit

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