Knit Sweater Roundup

October 17, 2013

Let us take a moment to appreciate knit sweaters/jumpers/cardigans.

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Holiday Ornament Roundup

October 14, 2013

Hey, all! I promise I’m still here – I’ve been very, very busy working on a new product called “Handcrafter’s Toolkit“. It will be a website offering tips, content, and resources to help crafters become successful selling their products online. I feel like I can offer some great insight due to my experience with inbound […]

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Pretty Pins

September 16, 2013

Fall is coming and to prepare we must knit lots of warm things and wear lots of layers. We must absolutely wear amazingly slouchy knit cardigans. One layer, two, or even three. Lots of leggings and boot warmers. Denim jeans and boots are an absolute necessity, especially when paired with a lovely leather jacket. I […]

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A purple sparkly beanie

September 14, 2013

Little Foot asked for a purple beanie. Luckily I had some purple yarn in my stash – plus, bonus sparkles!

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A beanie for a friend

September 10, 2013

Awhile back one of my friends asked me to knit a beanie for her, which I happily obliged. She picked a really unique yarn called Alp Royale by Feza Yarns. It’s a mish-mash of wool, cashmere, merino, and silk – a strange but interesting combination. The colors are all blue-purple based, and made some fun […]

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The last of the wonder wool.

September 7, 2013

I used up the last of some unnamed, amazing wonder wool that I found at a thrift store a few years ago (the same wool that I used for Little Foot’s pixie bonnet and a baby shirt). It’s a soft, squishy little knit that will probably end up as a Christmas gift.

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A magical two-toned beanie

September 5, 2013

I’ve been in a bit of a knitting slump recently, so in attempts to spark my creativity I worked up a beanie with some leftover yarn. I call it the Two-Tone Beanie. I ran out of the baby blue just as i was about to start the decreases, so I switched to the only other […]

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Ravelry Roundup

August 30, 2013

Here’s a little collection of things I’ve been fawning over on Ravelry.  Pattern: Waterhouse Mitts Price: Free I absolutely love these mitts! I’m a huge fan of chevron and I think these would be a good intermediate knitting project. Pattern: Embrace Octopus Sweater Price: $17.00 Seriously, this might be the most amazing sweater I’ve ever seen […]

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Dad’s Hunting Sweater

August 13, 2013

I finally finished the knitting part of my dad’s hunting sweater. I started it back in May, just after Little Foot’s birthday. This is the first sweater I have ever finished and I’m pretty happy with it. I created my own pattern for this sweater because I couldn’t find anything that matched my gauge and […]

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Yarn Pr0n

August 2, 2013

Warning: this post might be NSFK (Not Safe For Knitters). Happy Friday! Carnival Prize Art Yarn | Spunrightround    Merino handspun | Dull-Roar   Koigu Come to Loop | Loop Knit Lounge   Polyjuice Potion | GnomeAcres   Thick & Chunky | Winding The Skein

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