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We're Back!!!

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We're Back!!!

And so stinkin' excited!

Feels like the world has been on hold for so long... But now that we've got a handle on the whole Covid thing, we're starting to get back to some sense of normalcy!

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It is a Tree of Life...

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It is a Tree of Life...

How big should a chuppah be? Large enough for a bride and groom certainly plus the rabbi and two sets of parents and a small table to hold kiddush cup and more…

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Simple Knit Triangle Shawl

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Simple Knit Triangle Shawl

Many of the shawls found in my shop, JiSTknits on Etsy start with a simple triangle from which individual garments evolve with decorative edges, borders and beads.  A triangle shaped shawl can be knitted from the bottom up… side to side or in this case, from the top down. 

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