For this Iron Craft challenge, we were supposed to use the word “cool” as our prompt. Well, what could be cooler than snowflakes? Over the past couple of years, I have been intrigued by th... Aug 02, 2016 9 Comments
I’ve done it, I have finally finished these friggin’ mittens for the Minnesota State Fair (with days to spare to submit them).
Don’t get me wrong, I love the pattern I came up with,... Jul 28, 2016 14 Comments
Only 152 more days until Christmas and only nine more mittens to knit (except of course for you over achievers knitting multiple sets)! Let’s get right to our Four Calling Birds mitten.
Downloa... Jul 25, 2016 1 Comment
I think we’ve hit a summer slump for Iron Craft with just two projects for this challenge. We asked the crafters to create their own version of someone else’s project or something the saw ... Jul 21, 2016 1 Comment
On this side of the globe we’ve reached that time of the year where is it hot, sometimes just nasty hot. So, let’s think cool for our projects. It can be something made to keep you cool, o... Jul 20, 2016 1 Comment
This Iron Craft challenge was called Copycat and we were asked to make our own version of someone else’s project. I went to my “Things to make” board on Pinterest to get some ideas. ... Jul 19, 2016 3 Comments
My husband is English, so we travel to London to visit his family. I have a fondness for all things British. The iconography of the country is strong. And I love the Union Jack more than the next guy.... Jul 13, 2016 No Comments
Can you believe we are already one month into this KAL?! When you finish this mitten your garland will be 1/4th done. I know some folks are struggling with getting their color work just right, but the... Jul 11, 2016 1 Comment
For this challenge the Iron Crafters were asked to make a project the incorporated stars and/or stripes. They did not need to be 4th of July projects and it was fun to see where everyone used the insp... Jul 07, 2016 No Comments
Are you like me and one of those crafters who is always saying, “I could make that.”? That is what this challenge is all about. Create your own version of someone else’s project. It ... Jul 06, 2016 No Comments