Monthly Archives: January 2012

Sightings of unique knitting wonders…

knitted hotel rooms, yarn bombing and a 10ft Sheep(ish)yarn tree…

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Mighty Max     This is a difficult blog for me. Our little buddy, Max passed away suddenly yesterday.  We are all devasted at loosing him at such a young age and I will be taking a few days away to process everything.  This has bascially been my worst case scenario as a pet owner. Max had some […]

Five ways to cr…

Valentine’s Day projects to knit,crochet, or craft

Five ways to cr…

Five ways to craft with your heart…     Crochet Heart Pillow – free crochet pattern from LionBrand Rated Easy   Knit Valentine Banner from Lion Brand Rated Easy   Valentine’s Day Crafts at Craftbits   Valentine’s Day: Crochet Hearts in a Shadowbox at CraftStylish   Sweet on You Hat Free Knit Pattern from PolarKnit   Hope […]

smile, measure, and organize your way through…

knitting accessories for 2012

Thirteen great reasons to stay crafty this weekend…

Free patterns for the weekend…

Thirteen great reasons to stay crafty this weekend…

Thirteen great reasons to stay crafty this weekend…   It’s Friday the 13th and the beginning of another knit, crochet and crafting weekend.  Here are thirteen lucky patterns to relax and wrap yourself in…. LionBrand free knit and crochedt patterns:Tranquil Comfort Shawl crochet pattern RedHeart free knit and crochet patterns:Baby Girl Sweater Crochet PatternCabled Classic Throw […]

Yarn substitution please!

Helpful tips for substituting yarn in your knitting projects…

Handy knit and crochet apps for 2012!

Check out these apps, Knit Handy and Crochet Handy from Interweave and now available for your handy devices from the iTunes Store.  Ann Budd has cleverly transformed her Knitter’s and Crocheters Handy Guides to Yarn Requirements to app form to help you with your projects on the go. Crochet Handy offers you ease in determining how much yarn […]

It’s never to late to learn…

A great read, a button hole tutorial, and knitting inspiration for 2012 and beyond!