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  • 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

  • Shady Hollow Flea Market 2015

    I visited Shady Hollow Flea Market last year. It is now an official date for my husband and I. Let’s start with the “man things”. Here is my favorite guy, looking at old plates. An...
    Jul 14, 2015 No 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 Round Up

    For this challenge we asked the Iron Crafters to let their projects talk and use text in them. It was a tough challenge time with the holiday in the States, but we still saw some great projects. Creat...
    Jul 08, 2015 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #14 – Blue Skies

    We’ve made it half way through Iron Craft ’15! How many challenge have you done this year? Have you done all thirteen? I’m proud to say, I have managed to do all thirteen so far. I h...
    Jul 08, 2015 No Comments

  • 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