It’s Friday and we are in the midst of a cold snap, -29 windchill anyone? So, let’s just hunker down and look at some pretty on Pinterest.
(Click on any picture to be taken to the original... Jan 25, 2013 2 Comments
My friend Daria recently celebrated a birthday and asked me to make her some new handwarmers with a “crazy cat” on them as a gift. I think my cat came out a little more mad than crazy, but... Jan 24, 2013 3 Comments
Don’t you hate it when you search and search for that particular craft tool and just can’t find it. I’ve been looking for a knitting needle gauge that would measure needles smaller t... Jan 14, 2013 No Comments
It’s National Knit Mitten Month, so let’s celebrate with a new mitten pattern…
After I made my flying pig mittens, my friend Elle of Elle’s New England Kitchen and I were discu... Jan 09, 2013 3 Comments
I fully expected to be wearing my “8 Week” sweater by this point in time, but I’ve got to tell you guys, I’m stuck. The problem is the collar. The pattern had me cast on the ne... Jan 08, 2013 5 Comments
Christmas is over, the New Year’s confetti has been thrown and now the stores are all full of red and pink hearts. Well, if you can’t beat ‘em you might as well join ‘em. Here&... Jan 04, 2013 1 Comment
My beloved Vicki is always cold. So I wanted to make her something that was fab-you-lous, and warm at the same time.
This is a big knit using size 17 needles and a delicious strand of sequin mixed in... Jan 03, 2013 12 Comments
I love seeing how people adapt my patterns. Sometimes the adaptations are so fun I just have to share. That was the case with CloudPhoenix‘s Happy Minion-mas
She took my basic minion pattern an... Dec 20, 2012 1 Comment
Ok, amid all the holiday madness it’s time for a sweater update. Here’s Kat’s update…
I finished all the knitting! I eneded up adding almost four inches to the length of the bo... Dec 17, 2012 No Comments
Kathy has been working on her sweater. Here is her report.
The sleeves were all done, but I wanted to lengthen the body. Ripping back all those stitches, including cables and twisted stitches, was not... Dec 10, 2012 5 Comments