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About gentlestitches

The future is in our hands.

Meet George!

I recieved a delicious treat in the mail today from my one and only very special “pignew” Bacon. I have a lot of history with this wee porker. He served as a model for my first published amigurumi pattern and … Continue reading

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Learn to Knit a Pussy Cat!

Due to the success of the last knit Out Learn to Knit program, creating a welcome and gentlestitches invite you to another free Knit Out this Saturday. ┬áIf you can’t make it and you are on facebook, please show your … Continue reading

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up in the sky! it’s a ……

            It isn’t finished yet but here is the beginning of the one and only gentlestitches gym. Obviously it lacked crochet but fortunately for me, I won a contest at Teddy and Tottie which solved … Continue reading

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knit out shout out.

        The knit out learn to knit day was a HUGE success. In spite of the fact that the weather was perhaps a little too kind and it was moved from center stage to corner bike stand … Continue reading

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Learn to knit or hone your skills for FREE!

I am on a mission to empower as many people as possible to learn to knit or crochet. If you would like to come and see how it is done, learn yourself or pick up a pointer or two, join … Continue reading

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