All posts from Kat

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #12 – Let’s Hear It For the Boy

    With Father’s Day on the horizon, let’s make this challenge about the guys. Make something manly for this challenge, something a guy (or boy) in your life would like. (Dr. Russ, you can ev... Jun 04, 2014 - No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #11 – Embroidered Woven Placemats

    For this Iron Craft challenge, we were to use supplies from the dollar store or things that cost a dollar. I had an added challenge in that I was on vacation overseas during all but the last two days ... Jun 03, 2014 - 3 Comments

  • Project 365 – May

    Another month gone, man this year is going fast! In May, we celebrated our birthdays and then headed off for a week in Amsterdam followed by a week biking and boating around North Holland. To see the... Jun 02, 2014 - No Comments

  • Project: Seamless Knit Starfish

    When I decided to make things you’d see at the beach for the last Iron Craft challenge I knew I wanted to make a starfish. I figured I just use the pattern I wrote for stars two Christmases ago,... May 29, 2014 - 7 Comments

  • A few shots from Amsterdam

    This has been a wonderful week in Amsterdam. The days have been warm and sunny, a rare treat here. Here are a few snapshots from our adventures. A pig made of denim at the Amsterdam Fashion Institut... May 28, 2014 - 1 Comment

  • JCE Reader Projects

    I love it when someone makes something from one of our patterns and tutorials, so today I thought I’d show you a few. Geri whipped up this fantastic version of the Newgrange Mittens. I love how... May 23, 2014 - No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #11 – A dollar, a euro, a pound….

    I have to say this is one of my favorite Iron Craft challenges, which is why you are seeing it again this year, it is the Dollar Store challenge. Create something using mainly supplies from the dollar... May 21, 2014 - No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge 10 – Knit Beach Finds

    For this Iron Craft challenge we were to be inspired by the letter “B”. My first thought was to go with beads, but they just wasn’t inspiring me. Then I thought of the beach and an i... May 20, 2014 - 3 Comments

  • Traveling Time

    We are taking a little time off for some traveling. Kat is off to the Netherlands and Susi is enjoying Disneyland. Things might be a little quieter than normal, but we’ll be back full force in... May 16, 2014 - 1 Comment

  • Project: Paper Flower Wreath

    A week or so ago, I was walking by Paper Source and was blown away by this wreath in the window. I kept thinking about it and decided to make my own version in colors to compliment my house in a slig... May 14, 2014 - 7 Comments