Needlecraft category

  • Wee Wildlife Sweaters – Rabbit

    This week’s chart is one a few people have asked for, a rabbit. Once again I am going to lacesockslupins for a picture of the chart knit up. (She did it on a mitten instead of the sweater.) Aren...
    Oct 15, 2018 2 Comments

  • New Knitting Pattern: Peek-A-Boo Fingerless Mitts

    I have a new knitting pattern to tell you all about today and a giveaway! My newest pattern is for the Peek-A-Boo Fingerless Mitts. These mitts use broken seed stitch to create a pattern that looks l...
    Oct 11, 2018 1 Comment

  • Wee Wildlife Sweaters – Arctic Fox

    This week in our Wee Wildlife Sweaters we have the white arctic fox. Of course, you can work him in a red to make him a red fox like lacesockslupins did. She is working some of the designs on mini mi...
    Oct 08, 2018 No Comments

  • Wee Wildlife Sweaters – Deer

    It’s week three of our Wee Wildlife Sweaters and this week we have a deer. I have done the deer as white on a dark background, but this is one that will easily work as dark done on a light back...
    Oct 01, 2018 No Comments

  • Wee Wildlife Sweaters – Penguin

    It’s week two of the Wee Wildlife Sweaters and this week’s chart is for a sweet little penguin. This is the sweater where I discovered that doing the intarsia looked better than knitting ...
    Sep 24, 2018 2 Comments

  • Wee Wildlife Sweaters – Working the Colorwork

    I just wanted to talk a little bit more about working the colorwork on these sweaters. At least, the way I worked the colorwork. I know some of you have worked a lot of colorwork projects, but I thoug...
    Sep 18, 2018 No Comments

  • Wee Wildlife Sweaters – Polar Bear

    Hello! Yes, I know it has been awhile. Things have been a little crazy in my world this summer, some good and some bad. On the good side, I spent a couple of weeks touring Norway and Scotland which wa...
    Sep 17, 2018 2 Comments

  • Finished MN Twins Opening Day Sweater

    Oh boy, have the last couple of months really taken me away from here & pretty much actually doing much knitting. I did though finally finished my MN Twins Opening Day Sweater! I started this swe...
    May 29, 2018 9 Comments

  • Bloomin’ Happy Mittens KAL: Clue 4

    Here we are in the final week of our mitten KAL for 2018. Our mittens are pretty much done except for the thumbs. This week is all about doing the tops of the thumbs and any other finishing. Make sur...
    Jan 26, 2018 1 Comment

  • Emergency Lamppost Cozy

    So, I the end of last week Saint Paul Cozy realized that there were going to be a few no-shows with lamppost cozies, so they put out a call for some emergency ones to made for drop-off on Sunday. I ha...
    Jan 24, 2018 No Comments