Needlecraft category

  • 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 3 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

  • Under the Sea Mittens KAL: Picking Your Yarn

    I know we are just finishing up the 12 Days of Christmas KAL, but I am already getting our knit along together for National Knit Mitten Month in January. Last year’s design was a complete myster...
    Nov 15, 2016 1 Comment

  • 12 Days of Christmas Mitten Garland: Mitten 12

    Can you believe it?! We are on our last mitten! This knit along just flew by. Here is your 12 Drummers Drumming. Download the 12 Days Mittens Chart 12 As you can see, I did a little extra embroidery ...
    Nov 14, 2016 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 22 – Icicle Cowl

    Boy, the letter “I” was a hard challenge! I finally decided my “I” was going to be “ice” or “icicle,” but I didn’t know what I was going to do wit...
    Nov 08, 2016 1 Comment

  • Pattern: Pride and Prejudice Mittens

    Finally! I have been promising the finished pattern for the Pride and Prejudice Mittens since I made them earlier this year and here it is. These mittens were inspired by the vintage Pride and Prejud...
    Nov 03, 2016 1 Comment

  • Project: Quick Cactus

    I had so much fun with my first fleece cactus that I went ahead and did another one. Quick Cactus Supplies: Fleece (scraps, or 1/2 yd if you are buying new) fiber fill Thread Paper for template Opti...
    Nov 02, 2016 No Comments

  • 12 Days of Christmas Mitten Garland: Mitten 11

    Only two more mittens left to go folks! This one and #12 in two weeks. If you are following our schedule, you should be done before Thanksgiving. And here is your Eleven Pipers Piping. Download the ...
    Oct 31, 2016 1 Comment

  • Updates from the Stitch Lab: Sleeve Report

    We are cranking away as we steam towards Halloween. Just to refresh your memory, we are making the Schuyler Sisters from Hamilton, and a Lizzy Bennet Zombie. (among other things.) You can see some of ...
    Oct 26, 2016 No Comments

  • 13 Halloween Costume Tutorials and Ideas

    Kristoff Frozen Princess Dress Bacon and Eggs Evil Queen in three parts, dress, cape, headpiece and crown Princess Towel Dress II DJ Lance Hat Little Bird Dorothy Word Girl Godzilla Mini Top Hat Prin...
    Oct 24, 2016 No Comments