All posts from Kat

  • Crafty Head-to-Head Challenge – Felt Christmas Tree

    So, here’s a typical interaction between Susi and I… I’m sitting on my couch in Minneapolis knitting away and get a text from Susi in San Jose with this picture. And a note saying &... Nov 26, 2014 - No Comments

  • Orla Mitten Kits

    I have been so thrilled at the reaction to my Orla Mittens, since they are one of my favorite designs (so far). One thing that sometimes keeps people from knitting a mitten like this is the need for... Nov 24, 2014 - 1 Comment

  • Advent Calendar Project ’14 – Week 23

    (For the 24 weeks leading up to December 1st, we’ll be making a Christmas ornament, giving you enough to fill an advent calendar.) A few years back I collected a bunch of pinecones to use as Christm... Nov 21, 2014 - 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #23 Round Up

    Much of the States are suffering through a cold spell right now, which couldn’t make for a more perfect time for the Iron Crafters to create projects with the theme of Cozy. Warm up to some of t... Nov 20, 2014 - No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #23 – Knit Basket Weave Pillow

    For this Iron Craft challenge, we were to make something for the theme of cozy. In my mind, nothing is cozier than a big bulky knit. I’ve been seeing all these lovely, textural knit throw pillow... Nov 19, 2014 - 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #24 – Holiday

    Well, you all knew this one was coming. It’s time to move those holiday projects into high gear! For this challenge we want you to make something themed for any of the upcoming holidays, Thanksg... Nov 19, 2014 - No Comments

  • 13 DIY Throw Pillows

    Do you change up the look of your rooms for the different seasons? I don’t do anything drastic, but I do like to switch things up on the mantle and change out the throw pillows. I really like to... Nov 17, 2014 - No Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’14 – Week 22

    (For the 24 weeks leading up to December 1st, we’ll be making a Christmas ornament, giving you enough to fill an advent calendar.) Some of you might remember that this past Easter I did an antiqued ... Nov 14, 2014 - 1 Comment

  • Project: Orla Mittens

    This month’s mittens are inspired by one of my favorite designers, Orla Kiely. I have items with her designs all over my house from my computer bag to the guest room towels. I wanted to make a p... Nov 11, 2014 - 17 Comments

  • Project 365 – October 2014

    I’m surprised that I haven’t gotten more stuck in this photo project as the year has gone on. In past years, that has been a problem, but this year I seem to be more casual about it so it ... Nov 10, 2014 - 2 Comments