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  • Iron Craft 2015

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  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #11 – Deer and Birch Papercut

    For this Iron Craft challenge we were asked to make something from paper. I’ve been itching to do another papercut project lately since it had been quite awhile. I had planned on doing something...
    Jun 09, 2015 2 Comments

  • Weekend Cocktail: French Lavender 75

    My husband Matt has decided that we are going to make cocktails at home once a week. This week we used some Tea Forté cocktail infusions we bought a while ago. I think you could use any herbal tea re...
    Jun 06, 2015 No Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’15

    I can’t believe it, but we are only two weeks from starting another Advent Calendar Project! What is the Advent Calendar Project? Well, every Friday for the twenty-four weeks leading up to Decem...
    Jun 04, 2015 12 Comments

  • State Fair Mittens ’15 – Designing and Knittng

    Time for an update on my State Fair mittens. Last time, I looked at mittens that had won blue ribbons in the past and tried to find trends. What I came up with was the judges like Scandinavian design...
    Jun 03, 2015 12 Comments

  • Project 365: May 2015

    This month there was so much to photograph! There were birthdays and dog sitting followed by a ten-day trip to the Southwest that took us to Bryce Canyon, the Grand Canyon, Monument Valley, Mesa Verd...
    Jun 02, 2015 No Comments

  • Pattern Review: No Yoking Matter

    Spring in the Stitch Lab included some seamstresses who were advancing in their skills. (Oh yes!) So we ventured into the real world of following store bought patterns. I let the girls pick out patter...
    May 28, 2015 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #10 Round Up

    For this challenge the Iron Crafters were asked to use the letter “E” as their inspiration. I love these alphabet challenges because it is fun to see how the inspiration takes different pe...
    May 27, 2015 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #11 – Paper

    Let’s have a materials challenge! Find your inner Dr. Russ and create something beautiful using paper. You can use any kind of paper you want, tissue, wrapping, freezer, even card stock or cardb...
    May 27, 2015 3 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #10: E is for Entertaining

    It was the holiday weekend and we did some entertaining. I wanted it to be casual, but, of course, I want to eat good food. I everything came together pretty easily, and it was met with great reviews....
    May 26, 2015 5 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #10 – Embroidery Embellished Tunic

    For this Iron Craft challenge we had to make something with the letter “E” as our inspiration. I was getting ready to head out on vacation for most of the challenge period, so I needed som...
    May 26, 2015 13 Comments