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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three more hats

Hey all! I had a busy few days and I managed to whip up these hats as gifts. The first is the Helix hat which was knit for my son with yarn that he picked from my scrap bin. I’m not sure that he planed a Halloween themed hat but that is what we ended […]

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Helix Hat 

Hey All!  Three whole days until school starts!!! I’m excited but my children are not.  My Grandma left a funny comment on my last post and I thought that I’d address it here! Grandma thought that I was up posting blog posts before 5 AM. I’m pretty sure that she was trying to figure out […]

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Hey all! I hope that you had a happy and safe Independents Day. We didn’t do a whole lot but we did grill out.  I also spent a good amount of time with yarn in my hands and I have a couple new hats to show for it. This first hat will be donated to […]

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Donation Hat 

My donation hat for the Month of May was an interesting knit. It offered a little challenge but it wasn’t really difficult once I figured out the chart. I love the texture of this hat. RAVELRY NOTES RECIPIENT: donation hat PATTERN: Tweedy Honeycomb Toque SIZE: one size STARTED: May 19th COMPLETED: May 21st YARN: Knit […]

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WWI hat 

The other day I found a WWI hat pattern which had been re written into modern knitting terms. I thought that would be the perfect hat to donate to Scarves for Troops. The pattern was originally supposed to be knit with 100% wool and in certain colors so that they could be worn with a […]

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