Crafts, Friends, Gifts, Knitting, Uncategorized

Baby Knitting

A friend is having a baby!  Which means I get to knit baby surprises!  I will reveal the finished project later, but I am having fun creating it!  Have a list of things I want to get done for her, it’s been awhile since a brand new baby was arriving!  If anyone has any retro… Read More Baby Knitting

Crafts, Knitting, Projects, sewing, Uncategorized

Craftsy Sale

  Between the busy holiday season and the first flowers of spring lies the perfect time for creativity. Celebrate with BIG savings on supplies at Craftsy, at up to 50% off! Get great deals on art supplies, fabric, yarn, baking tools and more. Sale ends tonight, so browse the sale prices now before the best… Read More Craftsy Sale

Knitting, Uncategorized

Crafting On

This is the pattern I am working on right now, Drachenfels by Mairlynd.  (My progress will be noted below). I found this pattern on Craftsy.  This is an excellent site for crafters like myself.  Great online classes for all different types of arts and crafts, patterns, ideas, etc.  You can buy whole kits or just the… Read More Crafting On

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Your Brain On Knitting

Our brains are fascinating creations.   We have this complex computer system in our head essentially running our entire body.  Most of this is done with neurons.  Neurons are nerve cells that transmit nerve signals to and from the brain.  The pathway along which information travels through the neurons (nerve cells) of the brain is… Read More Your Brain On Knitting

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Knitting Club!

   A couple months ago, a friend of mine and I were chatting about me coming over and teaching her children how to knit.  We had been talking about it for awhile and could never make the timing work.  She homeschools and has a lot of friends who homeschool, but there wasn’t any knitting classes… Read More Knitting Club!

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Quotable Sunday

Thank you Kyrie for starting this fun tradition! “Really, all you need to become a good knitter are wool, needles, hands, and slightly below-average intelligence.  Of course, superior intelligence, such as yours and mine, is an advantage.”  ~Elizabeth Zimmerman Peace!

Crafts, Family, Knitting

Poncho, Spider and Creativity

So here is a project I finished for my little Farm Girl.  We were completely inspired by Shelley over at Waldorf Mama and her creation for her little one.   The pattern is about as easy as it gets and was really fun to knit.  Lola saw the rainbow colors on Shelley’s site and had to… Read More Poncho, Spider and Creativity