Christmas category

  • Wee Winter Woolens: Ravelry Pattern

    We are just a few weeks out from starting our KAL and I wanted to mention the ways to get the pattern when it is released. As usual, the patterns will be available for free here on the site. Each patt...
    May 24, 2017 No Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Choosing Colors

    We are just over a month out from starting the Wee Winter Woolens KAL! Today, I want to talk a little bit about choosing your colors. Really the sky’s the limit with this project. You can stick ...
    May 17, 2017 4 Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Gauge and Size

    So, I am busily writing the patterns and knitting up the sample for our upcoming Wee Winter Woolens KAL. You guys know I love to knit tiny things. Tiny needles and tiny stitches in the round are my th...
    May 02, 2017 No Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL

    It is time to start planning for this year’s Christmas KAL. This year it is Wee Winter Woolens, a 24-week knit along to make twelve wee winter hats, mittens, sweaters and stockings. (Twelve in t...
    May 01, 2017 5 Comments

  • 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

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 24 – Pine Cone Trees

    For this Iron Craft challenge we were asked to make something shiny and/or bright. Over Thanksgiving my mother-in-law, Kathee, and I were looking at projects you could do with used K-cups. One idea wa...
    Dec 06, 2016 No Comments

  • 12 Days of Christmas Mitten Garland KAL: Finished Sets

    mmhiscox Michaela gginastoria lmdi gracej singingsheep evenings snazana JackieGee memaw9 acarlos saristamper alison827 niemiecp AspenKnits maisie123 Laura1953 katie-g ndege Heli-kei...
    Nov 30, 2016 5 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 23 – Washi Tape Deer

    So, for this Iron Craft challenge we were to make something for the holidays. It could be a decoration or a gift. I did make two Christmas stockings for charity during that time, but I also decided to...
    Nov 22, 2016 4 Comments

  • 96 Christmas Ornaments to Make

    Looking for a way to keep everyone busy over the long holiday weekend? Why not have a ornament making party. We have a lot of tutorials from easy to more challenging. Many you can make with things you...
    Nov 21, 2016 4 Comments

  • Knit Christmas Stockings for Charity

    I am part of the Minnesota Knitters’ Guild and one of the main things the Guild does is service knitting for various charities. One of our projects this year is to knit Christmas stockings for a...
    Nov 17, 2016 5 Comments