A morning out with fiber friends and the incredible film YARN. … More Yarn: A Film With Fiber Friends
The 2017 Knitting Challenge is officially underway! This post is belated, but on the last weekend of January I decided to tackle an item off my Knitting Challenge list — arm knitting. Arm knitting really started showing up in magazines and all over Pinterest last year or so. It’s easy for non-knitters to pick up since no … More Knitting Challenge: Arm Knitting
We’re just about a week away from Valentine’s Day, so it’s time to kick those knitting needles into high gear. Yesterday I talked about a fun craft project you can make with some pompoms and floral wire (no knitting experience required!). My sister and I had a great time making those. Check out the Valentine’s … More New Pattern: Two Hearts Handwarmers
Valentine’s Day has always been a day for making fun, cute crafts with my sister. There’s been everything from tissue paper flowers to heart shaped cookies over the years. If you pass through the room during these crafting days, you’re most likely to hear only the words “How cute!””Look at this!” and “Aww, I love that!” over and over. … More Valentine’s Day Pompom Wreath: Free Craft Project!
I’ve decided 2017 will be THE year. The year for more… knitting reading organizing learning stashbusting writing dreaming big …and designing big. Yes, I know this declaration is nothing new to read. January is when we’re all thinking about how to make this year better than the last. But this year I’m feeling really motivated. … More The 2017 Knitting Challenge
Autumn is my time. It’s the excitement of seeing the leaves change, feeling the crisp air return after a long, hot summer, and seeing so many great new things to knit on magazine and book shelves. I recently went to the bookstore to flip through some of the latest issues of my favorite knitting magazines, … More What to Knit: The Fall Edition
A dream of mine is to quit my job and WWOOF for a year on a working fiber farm. Whether or not I would (or could) actually make that happen is still up in the air. So when I discovered there was a working alpaca farm only about an hour away from me and that they … More A Visit to My Local Alpaca Farm (And Baby Hats!)