I am part of the Minnesota Knitters’ Guild and one of the main things the Guild does is service knitting for various charities. One of our projects this year is to knit Christmas stockings for a... Nov 17, 2016 5 Comments
I know we are just finishing up the 12 Days of Christmas KAL, but I am already getting our knit along together for National Knit Mitten Month in January. Last year’s design was a complete myster... Nov 15, 2016 1 Comment
Can you believe it?! We are on our last mitten! This knit along just flew by.
Here is your 12 Drummers Drumming. Download the 12 Days Mittens Chart 12
As you can see, I did a little extra embroidery ... Nov 14, 2016 4 Comments
For this challenge, the Iron Crafters continued working their way through the alphabet by making projects based on the letter “I”. This was a tricky one and a lot of us thought of ice, for... Nov 10, 2016 No Comments
The reveal day for this challenge is just before Thanksgiving in the US and really takes us in to the heart of the holiday season. I know a lot of you are already working on handmade decor and present... Nov 09, 2016 No Comments
Finally! I have been promising the finished pattern for the Pride and Prejudice Mittens since I made them earlier this year and here it is.
These mittens were inspired by the vintage Pride and Prejud... Nov 03, 2016 1 Comment
I had so much fun with my first fleece cactus that I went ahead and did another one.
Fleece (scraps, or 1/2 yd if you are buying new)
Paper for template
Opti... Nov 02, 2016 No Comments
Only two more mittens left to go folks! This one and #12 in two weeks. If you are following our schedule, you should be done before Thanksgiving.
And here is your Eleven Pipers Piping. Download the ... Oct 31, 2016 1 Comment
We asked the Iron Crafters to create something creepy, spooky or scary for this challenge. The projects may have been a little more spookdorable than scary, but they were still great.
Click on the nam... Oct 28, 2016 No Comments