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 for myself, too! Pattern: Sheep in Sheep's Clothing by Frankie Brown (Rav link) Started: June 10, 2011 Completed: June 12, 2011 Yarn: Body - Knit Picks… Continue reading Sheep in Sheep’s Clothing
Sewing Pretty with Hello Kitty!
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 a sewing project. Stacey was, yet again, our wonderful teacher. She showed us how to make these cute little zippered pouches: Since I don't have… Continue reading Sewing Pretty with Hello Kitty!
Pink Hair Thing
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. Although we're having pretty warm temperatures right now, last Sunday was cooler and a great day to wear my calorimetry. This was a pretty quick… Continue reading Pink Hair Thing
Baby Shower Gift
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 nice photo tutorial on how to make these stars. On Saturday there was a baby shower for Nathan's cousin, so I knew it was the… Continue reading Baby Shower Gift
Successful Day For Knit Away FA!
I had so much fun at Kaps for Kendall's Knit Away FA event on Saturday!! I joined more than 50 women to spend the day knitting hats. I want to send out a big THANK YOU!! to everyone who sponsored me and the other participants...together we raised over $7,000.00 for the Fanconi Anemia Research Fund!… Continue reading Successful Day For Knit Away FA!