I’ve done it, I have finally finished these friggin’ mittens for the Minnesota State Fair (with days to spare to submit them).
Don’t get me wrong, I love the pattern I came up with,... Jul 28, 2016 9 Comments
Only 152 more days until Christmas and only nine more mittens to knit (except of course for you over achievers knitting multiple sets)! Let’s get right to our Four Calling Birds mitten.
Downloa... Jul 25, 2016 No Comments
This Iron Craft challenge was called Copycat and we were asked to make our own version of someone else’s project. I went to my “Things to make” board on Pinterest to get some ideas. ... Jul 19, 2016 3 Comments
Can you believe we are already one month into this KAL?! When you finish this mitten your garland will be 1/4th done. I know some folks are struggling with getting their color work just right, but the... Jul 11, 2016 1 Comment
This Iron Craft challenge took its inspiration from the 4th of July holiday and we were asked to use stars and/or stripes in our projects. It was a good time for me to start on a project that I have a... Jul 05, 2016 6 Comments
It has been so much fun watching all the different versions of mitten 1 come into the Ravelry group. Seeing how everyone plays with color, stitches and design is so inspiring. I hope you are all read... Jun 27, 2016 No Comments
For this Iron Craft challenge we were asked to make something either for an animal, featuring an animal or using animal type materials. I had planned on doing an embroidery project, but they remembere... Jun 21, 2016 2 Comments
A few Iron Craft challenges back I made myself a drawstring project bag. Ever since I’ve been wanting to make more, so all my projects in the works can be neatly in bags instead of piled on the ... Jun 16, 2016 No Comments
I have had my eye on cactus lately. So, I thought it would be fun to get the stitch lab to do some too. I wanted to make one that was fun for them. Here is the pattern so you can make one too.
Projec... Jun 15, 2016 No Comments
It’s finally here, the start of the 12 Days of Christmas Mitten Garland Knit Along! Most of you have seen our Partridge in a Pear Tree in the sneak peek, now you get to start knitting it. I will... Jun 13, 2016 8 Comments