Yesterday was the first day of the Minnesota State Fair so the results are in for all the creative activities competitions. I entered two knitting projects this year and both of them get a ribbon!
My... Aug 26, 2016 2 Comments
Mitten number six! We are halfway through our knit along with this one. Hope everyone is keeping up. Here are your Six Geese A-Laying.
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I have to say, I’m rea... Aug 22, 2016 2 Comments
Happy Monday! I hope everyone is done with their calling birds, because here is your five golden rings. (Ok, mine are black, but you get the idea.)
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I hope you all... Aug 08, 2016 2 Comments
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 14 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 1 Comment
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
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