Challenges category

  • Iron Craft 2015!

    We are wrapping up another fun year of Iron Craft and thinking ahead to next year. This will be the fifth year of Iron Craft Challenges and we invite you to become an Iron Crafter. What is Iron Craft...
    Dec 22, 2014 No Comments

  • Head-to-Head Challenge: Felt Tree

    I saw a beautiful felt tree in a discount shop and I loved it. I whipped out my phone and took a picture of it and sent it off to Kathy. “For $14.99, do I buy it? I love it. But it would be fun ...
    Dec 19, 2014 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft #25 Round-Up

    “Under the Gun” was the name of our challenge as we head into the rush up to the holidays. The brief was to make a quick craft, something in an hour or less. The results are wonderful, but...
    Dec 18, 2014 No Comments

  • IC ’14 Challenge #25 Sleeve Scarf

    For this challenge we needed to do something we could finish in an hour. I have a lovely friend who had a wrap like this one, and I have wanted to try one for a long time. I actually want to knit it, ...
    Dec 17, 2014 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #26 – Celebration

    We’ve made it, it’s the last Iron Craft challenge of the year! Of course, this challenge hits smack dab in the middle of the holidays, so let’s embrace that. This week we want you to...
    Dec 17, 2014 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #25 – Sock Knitting Needle Case

    Since everyone is in such a rush this time of year the Iron Crafters were challenged to do a project that could be completed in an hour. I thought about it for awhile and then realized I’d had a...
    Dec 16, 2014 3 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #24 Round Up

    We are getting into the spirit over at Iron Craft, so for this challenge the crafters made projects with the holidays in mind. Click on the name above any picture to read more. NY Star Cards Kathee ...
    Dec 03, 2014 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #24 – Knit Cone Tree

    Our IC Challenge was to make something as a holiday decoration. I have this hand dyed yarn in my stash, and I thought it would make the perfect tree. I knit a cover for the cone. It was fast and easy ...
    Dec 03, 2014 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #25 – Under the Gun

    It’s that time of year when we are all rushing to get things done and still enjoy the holidays. We want to make sure you still find time to craft, so this challenge is all about time. Make some...
    Dec 03, 2014 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’14 Challenge #24 – Felt Leaf Wreath

    For this Iron Craft challenge we are embracing the holidays. I chose to do a Christmas wreath made of white felt leaves inspired by one I saw at West Elm. The West Elm version is beautiful and $59. Th...
    Dec 02, 2014 4 Comments