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  • Knitting Manners

    We started Knit Club at school. Off they went into the world, with their knitting. My heart was full. The next day (the VERY next day) they each came running back in to show me their knitting. It was...
    May 07, 2015 6 Comments

  • Project: Cutwork Scarf

    In the land of very fast projects I offer the Cutwork Scarf Cutwork scarf Supplies: Approximately 1/3 of a yard of appropriate fabric. When you are at the cutting table, see how straight the cutting w...
    May 06, 2015 No Comments

  • Project 365 – April 2015

    This month some of the people in my photo group decided to take pictures based in a set of daily themes. I did pretty good with really only one day not meeting the theme (because I was at the Twins h...
    May 05, 2015 2 Comments

  • Recipe: Fresh Pea Soup

    We went out for dinner the other night and I had the fresh pea soup. It was heavenly, and I left vowing to make it. I didn’t need to invent the wheel here, I was happy to try a recipe from the ...
    Apr 30, 2015 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #8 Round Up

    For this challenge we asked the Iron Crafters to make something for their homes. Spring is such a good time to add something new. Here’s all the great things they came up with. Click on the name...
    Apr 29, 2015 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #9 – Faux

    This week we want you to do a little crafting trickery and make something that looks like something it isn’t. I think this one should be fun! Here are a few ideas to get you thinking and there a...
    Apr 29, 2015 3 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #8: Home

    Pillows Pillows Pillows. I saw this pattern in my designer stash and I knew we had a match made in heaven. This piece had “Pillow for my Husband” written all over it. These pieces were esp...
    Apr 28, 2015 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #8 – French Knot Burst Pillow

    For this challenge we were to make something for our home. I had bought some beautiful grey wool at Faribault Woolen Mills and my husband suggested I use to make an embroidered throw pillow. I had see...
    Apr 28, 2015 13 Comments

  • Kat’s Mittens Kits on Craftsy

    A little bit of shameless self promotion today…I’m sure most of you are familiar with the site Craftsy where you can share projects, take classes and buy craft supplies. Well, now you can ...
    Apr 23, 2015 2 Comments

  • Finish It or Frog It: Dawn Cardigan Part II

    Well, I made a decision about the Dawn Cardigan. You can see what it looked like and the issues I was having here. So, an episode of Wolf Hall later and this is what is left… Yup, I decided to ...
    Apr 22, 2015 No Comments