Christmas, Handmade Gifts, Hat

Done!!!! My Christmas Crafting Is Done

I knit these last two Barley Hats up for Christmas gifts and then I renegotiated my mental plan to crochet that last afghan. I'm still planning on working on it for an hour or so a day but I'm planning on dedicating it for a gift for Christmas of 2016 instead.  Unless it gets done… Continue reading Done!!!! My Christmas Crafting Is Done

Christmas, Handmade Gifts

43 Granny Christmas Stocking Ornaments

I finished my Christmas Ornaments for this year with record timing. It only took me 6 days crochet 43 of them. pattern notes I have an afghan that is almost finished and I'm thinking that I might make a few more hats yet. I am very close my goal of finishing my Christmas knitting by Halloween.… Continue reading 43 Granny Christmas Stocking Ornaments

Handmade Gifts, Hat

Toasty Heads

I haven't been able to post a lot of finished objects lately because I have been saving them all to share in one post. 😉 I LOVE KNITTING HATS!!! They make such a quick and practical gift. see my Ravelry notes here First up I have the Barley Hat Pattern by Tin Can Knits. I… Continue reading Toasty Heads


The Ashton Shawlette

The Ashton Shawlette was knit with 430 yards (0.24 miles) of bare yarn that I ordered from Knit Picks and then dyed with tea. I used US size 4 (3.5 mm) knitting needles. I love how the details in the lace turned out so beautifully and it feels so soft and cozy while I am… Continue reading The Ashton Shawlette