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  • Mitten Garland Advent Calendar – Mitten #7

    I am loving mitten #7, a nice all over pattern and just two colors. Download the Advent Calendar Mitten 7 Chart. This one also have the most patterned thumb we have done yet, but after seven weeks yo...
    Jul 27, 2015 No Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’15 – Week 6

    Every Friday for the twenty-four weeks leading up to December 1st, we will be making a handmade Christmas ornament. Follow along and make them all or pick and chose your favorites. This week’s ...
    Jul 24, 2015 3 Comments

  • Mitten Garland Advent Calendar – Mitten #6

    We are on #6, you guys! That is one-fourth the way through! This mitten features a little angel in a starry sky. I adapted the angel from one used in the Christmas knitting book, 55 Christmas Balls t...
    Jul 20, 2015 2 Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’15 – Week 5

    Every Friday for the twenty-four weeks leading up to December 1st, we will be making a handmade Christmas ornament. Follow along and make them all or pick and chose your favorites. When doing this pr...
    Jul 17, 2015 4 Comments

  • Project: Hearts and Dalas Mittens

    Well, here they are my State Fair mittens for 2015. This was my first time knitting mittens with lace weight yarn and I’m pretty happy with the results. It’s funny, fingering yarn feels s...
    Jul 15, 2015 15 Comments

  • Mitten Garland Advent Calendar – Mitten #5

    Ok, I couldn’t stand watching everyone use so many different colors in their mittens, so I added one more to mine. Just a darker grey I had on hand, Knit Picks Palette in Ash. Don’t worry ...
    Jul 13, 2015 2 Comments

  • Weekend Cocktail: Caipirinha

    We were recently treated to an authentic Brazilian cocktail. The Caipirinha is the national drink of Brazil. It is made with an alcohol called Cachaca, which is made with fermented sugar cane. (Near ...
    Jul 11, 2015 No Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’15 – Week 4

    Every Friday for the twenty-four weeks leading up to December 1st, we will be making a handmade Christmas ornament. Follow along and make them all or pick and chose your favorites. I think I must hav...
    Jul 10, 2015 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #13 – Pride and Prejudice Mittens

    This week our Iron Craft project had to include text in it somehow. I had an idea, but it involved buying a couple foreign language dictionaries, so it didn’t come together. Then I started think...
    Jul 07, 2015 4 Comments

  • Mitten Garland Advent Calendar – Mitten #4

    How is everyone keeping up? Are you ready for mitten #4? Download the Advent Calendar Mitten 4 Chart. I get a little giddy when I see them all together. This week I want to talk a little bit about t...
    Jul 06, 2015 No Comments