All posts from Kat

  • Kat’s Crafty Week in Pictures

    Happy Friday! Here’s a few pictures from my week in crafting… Cornwall Spring Mittens settling in for a good long soak. My Iron Craft teeny tiny project in progress, reading glasses requi... Mar 11, 2016 - 2 Comments

  • Project: Cornwall Spring Mittens

    Spring is in the air, but that doesn’t stop me from knitting more mittens! This pair is for a friend of mine who lives in Cornwall, England. When we discussed design, she told me she really lik... Mar 09, 2016 - 4 Comments

  • Yarn Ends Challenge: Ready to Knit

    I am doing the Minnesota Knitters’ Guild Yarn Ends Challenge. It’s a good incentive to get rid of all those little leftover balls of yarn we all hoard. I showed you my yarn ends two weeks ... Mar 08, 2016 - 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #4 Round Up

    For this challenge we asked the Iron Crafters to use the kitchen as their inspiration. They could do a projects for the kitchen, using items normally found in a kitchen or using a kitchen appliance. A... Mar 03, 2016 - No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #5 – Teeny Tiny

    I find I often get inspiration for the other Iron Crafters and this week’s challenge is one such case. I have been so enamoured by the tiny projects of one of our newer Iron Crafters who blogs a... Mar 02, 2016 - 5 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #4 – Hanging Dishtowel

    For this Iron Craft challenge we were asked to use the kitchen as our inspiration. The project could be for the kitchen, made from items found in a kitchen or made using a kitchen appliance. I struggl... Mar 01, 2016 - 4 Comments

  • DAL Week 4: Charting the Design

    Now that we have our custom charts drawn, we can get to the fun part of creating our color work design. This is where you can let your creativity go wild. I’ve tried to put lots of examples and ... Feb 29, 2016 - No Comments

  • Yarn Ends Challenge

    I belong to the Minnesota Knitters’ Guild and this past week we started our Yarn Ends Challenge. If you are a knitter, you probably have a stash of all those little bits and bobs of yarn leftove... Feb 25, 2016 - No Comments

  • DAL Week 3: All Thumbs

    Ok, so now we have measure our hands and knit our gauge swatch. We’ve turned those number into the rows and stitches we need for our mittens and charted out our hands. This week we are going to ... Feb 22, 2016 - No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge #3 Round Up

    For this challenge we asked the Iron Crafters to use a skill, material or subject that starts with the letter G. I have to tell you, the Iron Crafters are so dedicated that one even had her baby girl ... Feb 18, 2016 - No Comments