All posts from Kat

  • 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

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #26 Round Up

    Here we are at the last round up for Iron Craft. It has been a wonderful six year run! Since this was the last challenge we told the crafters to go ahead and make whatever they liked. Click on link ab... Jan 05, 2017 - 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 26 – Monogrammed Glasses

    For this last Iron Craft challenge we could do whatever we wanted. I used it as a chance to do a project I’ve been wanting to do for awhile, monogramming some glasses with etching cream. Why did... Jan 03, 2017 - 8 Comments

  • Under the Sea Mittens KAL: Clue 1

    Happy New Year and welcome to our National Knit Mitten Month knit along for 2017. This week we’ll be knitting the cuff of our mittens. This year’s mitten has a hemmed picot edge cuff with ... Jan 02, 2017 - 4 Comments

  • Kat’s 2016 in Crafts

    At this time of year, just like everyone else, I like to look back at what I did throughout the year. For me that is a lot of crafts, especially knitting! Let’s take a look at my 2016 in crafts.... Dec 31, 2016 - 5 Comments

  • Christmas Knitting Goodness

    Check out the lovely knitting related gifts I received this Christmas. My sister-in-law made the pretty yarn bowl. She was so worried because I had put a wooden one on my wish list, but I only did th... Dec 30, 2016 - 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #25 Round Up

    With all the shopping going on this season we asked the Iron Crafters to make something using only things they already had. We only had a few crafters join in during this busy season, but one went ove... Dec 23, 2016 - No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #26 – The Last Hurrah

    This is it the last Iron Craft challenge of 2016 and, I hate to say it, but the last Iron Craft challenge (for awhile anyway). It has been a wonderful six year run. That is 182 challenges, since in th... Dec 21, 2016 - 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 25 – Ottoman Slipcover & Throw Pillow

    This Iron Craft challenge was about using things you already had in your stash. This was good timing for me because I needed to sewing up some items for my sister reusing an old duvet cover and cushio... Dec 20, 2016 - 1 Comment

  • Project: Knit Chevron Christmas Stocking

    As I mentioned in a previous post, the Minnesota Knitters’ Guild has been knitting Christmas stockings for a charity this year. I finished six stockings just in time. I was weaving in ends and ... Dec 12, 2016 - 3 Comments