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Foolproof Hat Pattern

I’ve been knitting a lot of hats recently. This past winter I really got it down and figured out a good pattern to use. Everyone wanted one and my cousin even saw one I had just finished for someone else and took it for himself. 141 more words


How to Avoid Holes When Knitting in the Round

Holes in knitting can happen to the best of us. Now that I am knitting socks, I have learned a lot about knitting with double pointed needles (and the resulting holes). 319 more words


Commit to the Knit

It’s been a while since I picked up my needles but after meeting so many inspiring knitters at the Mollie Makes Handmade Awards I figured it was about time to tackle it again… and I have to say… something feels different… It’s going really well… (ssshhh don’t tell the knitting fairies – they might think I’m getting cocky) 367 more words

Things I've Made

Nordic Wristwarmers

I’ve recently finished my latest knitting project; these lovely Nordic Wristwarmers.

I’m a huge fan of wristwarmers, so when I came across this pattern in… 355 more words


Make This: Little Knitted Cactus

Last weekend I attended a housewarming party last minute, and it didn’t feel right to show up without at least a small gift. I thought: what can I make in two evenings? 420 more words

Make This

Superman Koozie

I created a Superman inspired koozie pattern.  The main design is achieved through fair isle stranding.  The crisp, raised border is cabled.  Enjoy!  You can also buy the koozie… 884 more words

Designer Spotlight: Grace Notes Doll & Clothing by Beth Webber

Making dolls is Beth Webber’s passion – and more than that, it’s her talent. Whether sewn, crocheted or knit, she sees each one as “a tangible expression of grace.” 387 more words