This week was a packed lesson!
We learned how to put stitches back up on the needles. I brought a knit sample as a demonstration and we all passed that around as practice. This was a funny test part o... Apr 24, 2013 3 Comments
On my way through Jo-Ann the other day, I spied these little packages of yarn.
They are eight 38 yard balls. They are shown for making pompoms. But really,you could make so much more.
What about this... Apr 22, 2013 No Comments
Happy Friday! Let’s take a look at what Susi and I have been pinning lately…
(click on any picture to be taken to the orignal source)
Sci-Fi Napkins – I love to embroider and these are so... Apr 19, 2013 1 Comment
Our knitting class had it’s second meeting. (You can read about our first class here.)
Everyone pulled out their bags, and they really looked GREAT. Everyone had so much enthusiasm for their new... Apr 17, 2013 5 Comments
I’m one of those people who are always cold, especially my hand and feet. Slipper and wool socks take care of my feet, but I can’t spend the whole day in mittens. That is where handwarmers... Apr 12, 2013 4 Comments
One of the items that I put into the Preschool Auction was a Learn To Knit Class. I am hosting a series of classes every Monday to teach a group of lovely ladies to knit proficiently.
This week we had... Apr 10, 2013 1 Comment
The current Iron Craft challenge was hosted by Russ of NY Star Cards and he asked us to create a craft inspired by a country other than our own. I decided to head to France and make something inspired... Apr 09, 2013 6 Comments
Here is a great quick knit project. You could knit them for yourself, or as a gift, and because they don’t take too much yarn, it could be done in something luxurious without breaking the bank. ... Apr 05, 2013 5 Comments
I know April showers bring May flowers, but maybe we can help move things along a little bit, at least in our craft rooms! Here are some of our favorite floral and spring projects.
Crocheted Flower P... Apr 02, 2013 No Comments
Most knitter, crocheters and other yarn crafters have seen those lovely yarn bowls with the niche in them to feed your working yarn neatly. Well, Etsy store Maid of Clay Ceramics has taken the idea on... Mar 28, 2013 1 Comment