All posts from Kat

  • Project: Knit Prize Ribbons

    If you’ve followed this blog for anytime, you know how much I love the Minnesota State Fair. Well, this year I’m going to love it even more because it won’t just be the Great Minneso... Feb 14, 2017 - 4 Comments

  • More Yarn Love Challenge

    Continuing on my Yarn Love Photo Challenge… Day 6 – Mistakes I am swatching a color work design for a pattern submission and had to start over because I worked it upside down! I am brave ... Feb 13, 2017 - 1 Comment

  • Yarn Love Challenge

    Are you a knitter on Instagram? Are you doing the Yarn Love Challenge? It certainly seems like a big chunk of us are! Basically, we have been give prompts for each day in February and asked to post a... Feb 06, 2017 - No Comments

  • Finished Under the Sea Mittens

    Last week, I gave the last clue in our Under the Sea Mitten KAL and now the finished mittens are rolling in. Here are mine. It is so fun to see everyone else’s versions, especially the color ch... Feb 01, 2017 - 2 Comments

  • Shopping for Yarn in Iceland

    A few people have asked me where they could shop for yarn when they visit Iceland, so I thought I’d share my tips in a post. These tips are for someone who will be staying in Reykjavík and gett... Jan 30, 2017 - No Comments

  • Icelandic Yarny Goodness

    Well, I managed to get all the yarn I bought in Iceland home in my suitcase…ok, my suitcase and Matt’s suitcase. It was so hard to stop myself as the yarns are about half the price as her... Jan 25, 2017 - 6 Comments

  • Under the Sea Mittens KAL: Clue 4

    I cannot believe it is our last week already! This week all we have left is the thumbs. Download clue 4: Under The Sea Mittens Small Clue 4 Under The Sea Mittens Medium Clue 4 Under The Sea Mittens L... Jan 23, 2017 - No Comments

  • Under the Sea Mittens KAL: Clue 3

    We are halfway through our KAL and you’ll be happy to know that last week’s clue was the most knitting of the four, so it is all easy going from here! This week you are continuing the rest... Jan 16, 2017 - 1 Comment

  • Lopapeysa Planning

    I’m heading off to Iceland again later this week, it seems I can’t get enough of the place, and it just so happens that I’m taking the class Icelandic Yoke Design at Yarnover this Ap... Jan 11, 2017 - 4 Comments

  • Under the Sea Mittens KAL: Clue 2

    I hope everyone is moving right along with their cuffs. All the octopi are looking so great! Here are mine. This week we will be working up through the mid-hand, just past the thumb divide. This mi... Jan 09, 2017 - 1 Comment