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  • Bloomin’ Happy Mittens KAL: Size and Gauge

    As our January KAL approaches, I wanted to talk a little bit about choosing your mitten size and, every knitters favorite topic, gauge. Choosing Your Mitten Size I don’t like to use the terms sm...
    Dec 11, 2017 No Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Bonus Wee Polar Bear Sweater

    Yes, this KAL was technically supposed to be over after the twelfth pattern, but I couldn’t resist sharing one more with you. A baker’s dozen is better than just twelve right?! So, here is...
    Dec 04, 2017 1 Comment

  • Bloomin’ Happy Mitten KAL

    We are wrapping up the Wee Winter Woolens KAL, so it’s time to start talking about our mitten KAL for January. January is National Knit Mitten Month after all! This year’s mittens are call...
    Dec 01, 2017 2 Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Ski Sweater

    Let’s knit up another wee sweater. This sweater is inspired by cosy, fair isle ski sweaters. This is knit like the other two sweaters in the set, but has a little more colorwork. The pattern ha...
    Nov 19, 2017 1 Comment

  • On the Needles: Another Sweater for Me and Fox Paws

    I’m in one of those spaces right now where I feel like I don’t have enough time to knitting everything I want to knit. And it’s not like I am even knitting present or anything! I was...
    Nov 10, 2017 No Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Norwegian Mitten

    It’s time to knit up the last of the mittens in our set. This mitten was inspired by the classic Norwegian mittens with the rows of snowflakes down them. I do have one tip for knitting this one...
    Nov 06, 2017 1 Comment

  • Finished Ravello Sweater

    I’ve finished my Ravello sweater and am really happy with the results. Here are all the details… Pattern: Ravello by Isabell Kraemer Yarn: Pale pink – 340 yds of a handspun CVM/ango...
    Oct 31, 2017 4 Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Snowflake Stocking

    We are up to the last of the stockings in our set and it is very appropriate since we actually have snow in the forecast this week in Minneapolis! If you’ve been knitting along, you should find...
    Oct 22, 2017 2 Comments

  • New Knitting Pattern: Santa Pillow

    I love designing things, but hate having to wait to share them with you all so I’m excited to finally share with you a pattern I’ve been working on all year for the book Merry Knitmas avai...
    Oct 12, 2017 12 Comments

  • Wee Winter Woolens KAL: Wee Earflap Beanie

    I knew I wanted to have some sort of earflap hat as part of this KAL, just because they are so cute. I had made a version before as part of my tiny toques, but I was never completely happy with how it...
    Oct 08, 2017 3 Comments