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.… Continue reading 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.… Continue reading 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,… Continue reading 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… Continue reading A Visit to My Local Alpaca Farm (And Baby Hats!)
What does a knitter do when it's nearing 100 degrees outside? Make peace with a lightweight summer knitting project.
Will you be mine this Valentine's Day and knit my new hat pattern?
When you find yourself paying more attention to the wool on screen rather than the movie itself, that’s when you know you’re a knitter.