It’s Opening Day for baseball here in Minnesota (and a lot of the rest of the country). I’ll be heading to the game this afternoon and know from past experience that outdoor baseball in MN... Apr 03, 2017 6 Comments
It’s hard to believe that it is that close, so I better get these mittens finished.
This will be my third year going to the Twins’ home opener and I have learned just how cold it can be. ... Mar 08, 2017 3 Comments
This is a continuation of my last post about yarnbombing the Minnesota State Fair. In that post I shared a pattern for Knit Prize Ribbons, this time we are making corn dogs (or pronto pups, whichever ... Feb 20, 2017 1 Comment
If you’ve followed this blog for anytime, you know how much I love the Minnesota State Fair. Well, this year I’m going to love it even more because it won’t just be the Great Minneso... Feb 14, 2017 4 Comments
I cannot believe it is our last week already! This week all we have left is the thumbs.
Download clue 4:
Under The Sea Mittens Small Clue 4
Under The Sea Mittens Medium Clue 4
Under The Sea Mittens L... Jan 23, 2017 No Comments
How about a quick “I CAN finish!” project! Start the New Year off clean!
This scarf is made from Big Blanket Yarn.
The bummer is that it looks like this yarn is sold out everywhere.
Super... Jan 18, 2017 No Comments
We are halfway through our KAL and you’ll be happy to know that last week’s clue was the most knitting of the four, so it is all easy going from here!
This week you are continuing the rest... Jan 16, 2017 1 Comment
I hope everyone is moving right along with their cuffs. All the octopi are looking so great! Here are mine.
This week we will be working up through the mid-hand, just past the thumb divide. This mi... Jan 09, 2017 1 Comment
Happy New Year and welcome to our National Knit Mitten Month knit along for 2017. This week we’ll be knitting the cuff of our mittens.
This year’s mitten has a hemmed picot edge cuff with ... Jan 02, 2017 4 Comments
As I mentioned in a previous post, the Minnesota Knitters’ Guild has been knitting Christmas stockings for a charity this year. I finished six stockings just in time.
I was weaving in ends and ... Dec 12, 2016 3 Comments