Category: Craft

  • “Finish knIT” February

    “Finish knIT” February

    Oh. My. As a crafter (crochet, embroidery, knitting)… I have many projects (WIP) works in progress. Further, I have goals. Upcoming plans for small amigurami. Great ideas for bees either on knit fingerless gloves, or fireweed embroidered on a newly made hat. February – one of the coldest, but not darkest months – is a…

  • One of my favorite patterns of all time!

    One of my favorite patterns of all time!

    So. I make myself a new hat whenever I lose my latest one. Yep. I lose knitted hats… made out of amazing yarn. Oh well. The Three Tams pattern as shown on knitty.com https://knitty.com/ISSUEwinter07/PATTtam.html is my GO TO pattern. I’ve made these for friends… family. To give away. I love this pattern. It’s MOSTLY easy……

  • A succulent idea

    After going through a lot of Pantone colors looking for just the right HTML color codes to freshen up the look of my site, I decided to work on a miniature crochet project. This will be for the Tanana Valley State Fair in Fairbanks, Alaska for 2023. Succulents are the flower/plant. The following image is…

  • Rip it…

    That’s not really a descriptive title for the successful thing I just accomplished. I went into my Ravelry queue and deleted any pattern that called for: cables fussiness I also deleted almost every sock pattern. Yup. I’m not a sock knitter! OKAY – how ’bout an update this week? Well, I ripped out the top part…

  • Finished?

    So, here’s another catch up post. It’s sad though. I had a lot of time to knit last week (thanks to Aunt Patty and Uncle Richard). That’s not the sad part. I finished the sweater. It did not fit. Nope. He’s grown. Oh well. The good (or happy) part is that I can find twenty…