All posts from Kat

  • Knitting for Saint Paul Cozy

    A few weeks ago a group called Saint Paul Cozy put out a call on Ravelry for Minnesota knitters and other fiber artists to create cozies for 158 lampposts in Saint Paul. Well, you know I couldn’... Dec 14, 2017 - 5 Comments

  • Bloomin’ Happy Mittens KAL: Size and Gauge

    As our January KAL approaches, I wanted to talk a little bit about choosing your mitten size and, every knitters favorite topic, gauge. Choosing Your Mitten Size I don’t like to use the terms sm... Dec 11, 2017 - 2 Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Bonus Wee Polar Bear Sweater

    Yes, this KAL was technically supposed to be over after the twelfth pattern, but I couldn’t resist sharing one more with you. A baker’s dozen is better than just twelve right?! So, here is... Dec 04, 2017 - 2 Comments

  • Bloomin’ Happy Mitten KAL

    We are wrapping up the Wee Winter Woolens KAL, so it’s time to start talking about our mitten KAL for January. January is National Knit Mitten Month after all! This year’s mittens are call... Dec 01, 2017 - 4 Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Ski Sweater

    Let’s knit up another wee sweater. This sweater is inspired by cosy, fair isle ski sweaters. This is knit like the other two sweaters in the set, but has a little more colorwork. The pattern ha... Nov 19, 2017 - 1 Comment

  • On the Needles: Another Sweater for Me and Fox Paws

    I’m in one of those spaces right now where I feel like I don’t have enough time to knitting everything I want to knit. And it’s not like I am even knitting present or anything! I was... Nov 10, 2017 - No Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Norwegian Mitten

    It’s time to knit up the last of the mittens in our set. This mitten was inspired by the classic Norwegian mittens with the rows of snowflakes down them. I do have one tip for knitting this one... Nov 06, 2017 - 1 Comment

  • Finished Ravello Sweater

    I’ve finished my Ravello sweater and am really happy with the results. Here are all the details… Pattern: Ravello by Isabell Kraemer Yarn: Pale pink – 340 yds of a handspun CVM/ango... Oct 31, 2017 - 4 Comments

  • Food Friday: Quick Pickled Apples

    Earlier this month, Matt and I celebrated our anniversary at a Japanese kaiseki dinner. Everything was beautiful and most of the dishes were things I wouldn’t even know where to start making at ... Oct 27, 2017 - 3 Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Snowflake Stocking

    We are up to the last of the stockings in our set and it is very appropriate since we actually have snow in the forecast this week in Minneapolis! If you’ve been knitting along, you should find... Oct 22, 2017 - 2 Comments