Knitting Projects

Knitting Project: Sweet Sunset Sweater

July 18, 2011

I found this beautiful yarn, Antuco,  at my LYS for $3.00 a skein.  I fell in love with the colors and the fact that it is 100% cotton.  I am a natural fiber buff.  When I saw the yarn I had a sweater design already in mind, but  I did not have a pattern chosen. […]

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How To: Knit A Cell Phone Cover

April 24, 2010

There are many people that want a cell phone cover to protect their phone, but they want one that is unique. One of the best ways to get a unique cover is to learn how to knit a cell phone cover. Knitting a cover for your cell phone is not as hard as most people […]

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Return Of The Legwarmers

December 30, 2009

I went to Claire Boutiques with my girls and low and behold leg warmers ready to be bought on the rack. I never thought they would be back in style.

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How To Make Beaded Knitting Stitch Markers

November 19, 2009

I saw beaded knit stitch markers about a year ago at this yarn shop in my area. I thought what a great idea. Since I had all the beads and wire from jewelry making adventure,  I figured I would give try making my own. Well, it was my oldest daughter that actually took over making […]

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Free Knitting Socks Patterns

October 29, 2009

I have only attempted one pattern so far in my sock making journey.  It is a pattern from Renaissance Yarns called “Crazy Socks II”.  Their classic sock pattern was so easy for me to do. Searching around the web I have seen free sock knitting patterns pop up all over the place.  Since I have […]

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Knitting Socks: I Finally Took The Plunge

October 29, 2009

I admit I am a novice knitter.  I do have a couple sweaters under my belt.  One knit sweater in particular being literally three times my size.  I should have checked the gauge before I invested in all that yarn.  I find my comfort in crocheting. I am here to tell you do not be […]

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