Shawl Knitting

Shawl Knitting

Hard to believe…but holiday gift-giving is not too far off, and I was looking for a useful, quick-knit with a big “ooooh, aaaah” factor.  Enter…my friend, Teresa, and her suggestion for the “Debaser” shawl that is found on Ravelry.  It uses worsted weight yarn and comes together in a jiffy.  I actually made two in … Continue reading

DUDUZA (comfort) Dolls

DUDUZA (comfort) Dolls

I recently joined a group on Ravelry called “Comfort Doll Knitters and Crocheters”.  The group knits or crochets Duduza dolls (comfort dolls) which will be distributed by Heart for Africa to children in Swaziland.  Heart for Africa “is a faith-based non-profit 501(c)3 charity.”  They “provide self sustainable homes for orphans and vulnerable children in Africa”. … Continue reading