A couple of months ago a friend had an open house to showcase hand-dyed yarns and patterns from Myra Garcia of Fancy Image Yarns. Myra had some lovely yarns, and I … Continue Reading Old Shale Scarf
Here’s my first FO of the year! Pattern: Baktus by Strikkelise Started: July 14, 2011 Completed: January 13, 2012 Yarn: Red Rocks Fiber Works Aspen I only used 1 skein … Continue Reading Baktus Scarf
I didn’t get to do much crafty stuff this weekend, but last weekend I test-knit this cute slouchy hat for my friend Karen. Pattern: Addison Hat Started: August 13, 2011 … Continue Reading The Addison Hat
So, you may remember the Sheep I knit last month for Stacey’s birthday. Well, when she showed it to her niece, Alice, she asked if I could make her a … Continue Reading Knit Kitty
Over the weekend I knit a little sheep for my friend’s birthday. This was a fun little project to knit up, and it’s so cute I want to make one … Continue Reading Sheep in Sheep’s Clothing
Last weekend my friends and I got together for our annual knitting retreat. Yes, I know I’m a bit late posting this :) This year some of us worked on … Continue Reading Sewing Pretty with Hello Kitty!
Nathan took pictures for me and saved them in a folder called “Pink Hair Thing”. I thought it was a cute title :) Yes, it is actually Calorimetry from Knitty. … Continue Reading Pink Hair Thing
A few months ago, I saw a great post on how to make origami stars. Even since, I’ve been wanting to give it a try! Nikki, In Stitches shares a … Continue Reading Baby Shower Gift
It’s so nice to have a quick knitting project to finish! Here is my Darkside Cowl I finished on Saturday. Pattern: Darkside Cowl by Sarah Fama (my Ravelry page) Started: … Continue Reading The Weekend
I have 2 small knitting projects I finished last month. In November my MIL, Anne, said she liked a hooded cowl she saw in a catalog. She said she’d love … Continue Reading Last Knits of 2010
So yesterday was my birthday, and amazingly it was almost 60 degrees! What a beautiful day it was! I took the day off work, and today too, because, really, who … Continue Reading Salina is Finished!
I guess I’ve been on a bit of a hat kick lately! Most recently I finished The Bar Harbor Hat: If you’re looking for a great simple and quick hat, … Continue Reading Hats, Hats And More Hats!
Charlie is checking out my first pair of socks! I think she likes them :) Pattern: Sunday Swing Socks by Kristel Nyberg Started: August 9, 2009 Finished: July 10, 2010 … Continue Reading And Then She Knit Socks
I sent off my Pay It Forward package earlier this week; since Dawn has received it I can share another FO! Pattern: Mm-m-malabrigo Mitts by Anne Mancine (Ravelry link) Started: … Continue Reading Mm-m-malabrigo Mitts
*Click the pics to enlarge* Pattern: Saartje’s Bootees Started: Sunday, April 4, 2010 Finished: Tuesday, April 13, 2010 Yarn: Caron Simply Soft in Lt. Country Blue Needles: Size US 8 … Continue Reading More Baby Booties!
…just in time for 60 degree weather :) Oh well, the mornings are still chilly and it’s Spring in Colorado so I’m sure I’ll have the chance to wear to … Continue Reading I Finished The Hat…