For this season’s Knit-Along, we are making Kate’ Shawl. I love wearing shawls, they go with everything. This shawl calls for Red Heart Soft in color Dark Leaf. I’ve wanted to use the Red Heart Super Tweed on a project so I selected Landshark as my color. Continue reading “Spring 2012 Knit Along, Kate’s Shawl-Week 1”
Hi friends! Wednesday is finally here. I’ve had a few hectic days since we last got together. Life never seems to get any easier, it’s always one issue after another. You just need to learn to not sweat the small stuff or overthink things. My escape is my quiet time for knitting or crochet. I’ve been working on crochet hats since last week and was able to make 5 of them. I started out making a beach hat for my g-grandson, then another, and one for his mom, then I made a couple of garden hats for myself. Continue reading “Wednesday Night Stitching Challenge Season 3, Week 2”
Guess what day it is? Wednesday … you know what that means? It’s time for the Wednesday Night Stitching Challenge. Welcome back to Season 3 of the WNSC. My life hasn’t gotten any easier and I have even less time for myself. No matter what is going on or how crazy things get, Wednesday is the one night I take for myself. It’s the middle of the week; I can catch my breath, unwind, relax, listen to music or catch up on TV programs. Plus, I get to work on a project and hang out with all of you and discuss things we are stitching. Continue reading “Wednesday Night Stitching Challenge Season 3”
Last Fall while on one of his adventures, Gnorbert met a special lady named Gnora. They quickly became inseparable and began traveling and enjoying being together. They spent the holidays together and talked about the new year to come. Gnorbert the Gnome knew he had found his mate, Gnora the Gnome. He knew this was the gnome of his dreams and was going to spend his life with her. He went to work Gnora my pearl, will you marry me?” She said YES!
We’ve put together an eBook collection of designs to warm you and yours! From Head to Toe, Young to Old can be saved for you to refer to whenever you need a gift or are looking for the perfect small-commitment project. Actually, I wanted to wait and tell you about this on Earth Day in April, because I think it’s such a good idea to keep patterns digitally on my computer, rather than adding to my many shelves of books. But I couldn’t keep this a secret until Earth Day. These are projects you’ll want to know about now—ideas for your whole family, gifts for your circle of friends, scarves, shawls and hats for yourself, really a good selection of accessories for all.
Love and magic go together … they delight the heart and both take practice, but you can make anything happen. As we move from the month of love into magical March, we find flowers and trees blooming, a time when things are new, magic is in the air and it’s Craft Month. What a great time to make your own magic with a giveaway of our new Boutique Magical yarn! It is the March Yarn of the Month Giveaway. Continue reading “Yarn of the Month”
Did you know that National Craft Month has become an international celebration? Created by the Craft & Hobby Association in 1994, it was designed to help people learn about and re-discover the joy of crafting and all its many benefits. It’s the perfect excuse to indulge in all things crafty. Continue reading “Top 10 Ways to Celebrate National Craft Month”
What does spring say to you – sunshine, flowers, pretty pastels and for sure bunnies certainly have their place in the mix. Here are a group of 8 free patterns that will get you into the spring frame of mind no matter where you live! Continue reading “Hop into Spring”
When we started talking about Yarnterior, we were thinking of some of the “yarn bombing”. Artist Olek works exclusively with Red Heart Super Saver. She gives new meaning to Yarnterior. Continue reading “Yarnterior – 2 dozen ways to decorate your space!”