Holiday category

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Pompom Beanie

    It’s finally here, the start of our Wee Winter Woolens KAL. For our first piece, we will be knitting the Wee Pompom Beanie. Download the Wee Pompom Beanie Pattern or if you have paid for it on R...
    Jun 19, 2017 No Comments

  • 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 7 Comments

  • Finished Under the Sea Mittens

    Last week, I gave the last clue in our Under the Sea Mitten KAL and now the finished mittens are rolling in. Here are mine. It is so fun to see everyone else’s versions, especially the color ch...
    Feb 01, 2017 3 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 6 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

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    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