Tags » Mittens

Where did it all go wrong

Mittens are one of my favourite things to knit – they are quick, portable and using colour work are very colourful.   I have been a member of the I Make Mittens group on Ravelry  since December 2013 and over the years have made several pairs however this all came to an abrupt halt in January 2016.   271 more words

Artist of the Week: Shirley Jennings

Apologies as we have not had an artist of the week since early April around the time of our Spring Open House!  The store is busy and that’s good! 175 more words

Folk Mittens

Folk Mittens published in 1997 (one of my oldie-but-goody stash) by Marcia Lewandowski is the latest on my chopping block! A lovely book to be sure, but I’m not likely to be making ethnic mittens any time soon. 140 more words

Accessory Projects

Woolie Warm Things to Make this Winter

It’s getting colder here in Australia. While everyone back home is sending me pictures of them by the pool, I’m thinking about warm things to sew for the coming winter. 321 more words


Why am I washing your mittens in July?

My Dearest Babies, My darling boys, the loves of my life, my sweethearts,

It brings me so much joy to be your mother. I cherish the moments that we get to spend together. 1,181 more words