Chris Larard
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I have finally found the pattern for the throw I want to make! Each square is knitted separately and various cable/lace/textures are used to create interest. I will be doing mine in shades of white and shades of blue to match my bedroom colour scheme. As it uses acrylic yarn it isn't expensive to make either. Thank you Lionbrand for this free pattern.

Ravelry: Patchwork Sampler Throw pattern by Lion Brand Yarn. It would be nice to learn different stitches for one project, just afraid I would make the squares then never sew them together.

Home cured bacon without nitrates or nitrites

Home Cured Bacon Without Nitrates.best article (so far). If you have fibro or any chronic pain the worst thing you can do is use bacon with nitrates. So here is a recipe for making your own nitrate free bacon.

Raspberry Rhubarb Jalapeno Jam (Small Batch, No Pectin) - perfect to spread onto cream cheese and crackers

Raspberry Rhubarb Jalapeno Jam (Small Batch, No Pectin) - perfect to spread onto cream cheese and crackers. We always do cheese and crackers for New Year's Eve, but I can see this for Christmas appetizers too

DIY: Lace inset jeans my jeans always rip at the knees

Diy : Lace inset into jeans - A touch of lace on denim jeans is all it takes to create an original look. Lace inserts are a popular denim DIY. For this project, you will need an old pair of jeans, a piece of lace or fabric, and stitch witchery!