If you aren’t accustomed to working with fingering weight yarns, don’t be alarmed. Despite being on the finer side, they work up quickly and can produce great accessories and toys that aren’t big and bulky. So before you cross fingering weight projects off your crafting to-do list, give some of these ideas a look. The… Read More »
holiday knitting ideas
It’s that time of year again! November is here (how on earth did that happen?) and the holidays are rapidly approaching. But many of us haven’t started, let alone even thought about, our gift knitting and crocheting. In the coming weeks we’ll be posting a variety of pattern ideas perfect for last-minute gift giving. Nothing… Read More »
We are quickly running out of time for holiday gifting. Here are our “go to” quick knit & crochet patterns for the gifting season!
SIZES One size FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 13″ from toe to heel; 16″ from top of cuff to heel; 19″ circumference at cuff; 15″ circumference at foot YARN Mirasol Ushya (98% Merino Wool/2% Polyamide; 114 yd/104m per 100g skein); 2 skeins Shown in color #1700/White Clouds NEEDLES US 17 (12mm) set of 5 dpns,… Read More »
Now that we’re officially in the countdown to Thanksgiving – and Black Friday shopping! – it’s time to crackdown on your holiday knitting projects and get serious. And if, when you take an honest look at your plans, you’ve realized you’ve been a tad overambitious (cause, always), we’ve got you covered with the perfect projects… Read More »
Laura sent me another Holiday knitting idea for you all..and while my initial reaction was to poke at my eyes with sock needles, the more I look at these little guys, the cuter (and more reasonable) they get. The site features 12 free mini sweater, shawl or dress patterns knit from Berroco yarn. Wouldn’t these… Read More »