November’s Finished Projects

Hello all! Can you believe that November is over and it’s just days away from Christmas? November was another busy month of craft sale preparation followed up by the actual craft sale. Last week we celebrated Thanksgiving and I enjoyed a little much needed down time. I am looking forward to January and my knitcation. […]

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Christmas Items

I knit this tiny little German Doll/Christmas Ornament to send out with a hat and some dishcloths for a girlfriend of mine. RAVELRY NOTES GIFT RECIPIENT: Sherry PATTERN: Christmas Knubbelchen-Minis by Alpaka Seide *free on Ravelry STARTED: November 5th COMPLETED: November 6th YARN: scraps from my Christmas hat last year. NEEDLES: 2.0 mm/US 0 I […]

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Last craft sale item

I finally feel like I can breathe a sigh of relief. I have finally finished my craft sale items for this year. I do have a few must finish things by the end of the month but it finally feels like the weight and stress has lifted. I have an advent calendar in progress for […]

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The never again blanket

Hello, all! I finished knitting this twisted rib blanket yesterday afternoon. I’m not sure whatever possessed me to think that it was a good idea to knit a twisted rib blanket with eight skeins of fingering weight yarn. I will never do this again. Never ever never ever again!!! I was so sick of knitting […]

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Blue Modern Granny Afghan

Wow, another crazy busy week has gone by. I am so happy to have my house back to normal yet at the same time it is still off kilter because I am devoting all of my time into finishing craft sale items. Household chores… Who has time for that? I’m excited for the craft sale […]

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October’s Finished Projects

During the month of October I finished 80 projects that used a total of 16,716 ft or 5572 yards or 3.7 miles of yarn. I also worked on … three blankets Pink Modern Granny Blue Modern Granny Ribbed Shanklet  1.) Noro Bankhead Hat RAVELRY NOTES GIFT RECIPIENT:  Gift Pile PATTERN: Bankhead Hats by Susie Gourlay *free […]

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Messy Bun Hats 

Wow here we are at the end of October already. My craft sale is 19 days away and I still feel completely unprepared even though I’ve been preparing all year for it. I have three blankets that I’d still like to finish. So I’m going to concentrate on those for the remaining time and if […]

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Dragon Pox Beanie Hats 

Hello All 😜 a while back I purchased some self stripping yarn just because I wanted to try it out! The blue shades are just gorgeous and the pinks are pretty cute too.  I was pleasantly surprised that I was able to get three hats out of one skein of yarn.  RAVELRY NOTES GIFT RECIPIENT: […]

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Operation Gratitude 

Earlier today I shipped my donation packages to Scarves for Troops via Operation Gratitude. This year I sent 15 hats in memory of my Sister, Grandfather, and Father. It’s nice to have the space that I was storing them in cleaned out so that I can start over for next year. I’m hoping to create […]

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Noro Bankhead Hat 

I knit this hat with some yarn that I won for knitting donation hats. I only had 50 grams of this yarn so I ended up knitting a smaller sized hat than usual with all but a few inches of the yarn. I think that it will go into my gift pile.  This was my […]

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September Finished Projects

*this is just a test post to see how I like a monthly project round up Sport weight socks are so fasts to knit up and it turns into a lovely dense warm sock! These are for my Hubby for Christmas. RAVELRY NOTES RECIPIENT: Hubby PATTERN: 64 sts with sport weight yarn SIZE: Men’s 10.5 […]

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