Stash Basket 

My Grandma gave me some vintage rug yarn that was made of polyester and cotton. I knew that I wasn't going to be able to make a garment or any like that with the yarn but I thought that I might be able to use it. The other day I pulled it out and whipped … Continue reading Stash Basket 

Stitch Markers and Progress Keepers 

I keep seeing the cutest little stitch markers and progress keepers in Podcasts and on Instagram. Of coarse I would like to own some of them but they are pretty spendy compared to the ones that I buy in bulk from the  Knit Picks website. I did the math and figured that I could buy … Continue reading Stitch Markers and Progress Keepers 

Earbud Pouches and a new kitty

This week has been really hard on me emotionally. This time of year is always hard for me anyways and the loss of our beloved cat Socks was almost unbearable. It helps knowing that there was nothing that we could have done for him had we found out that he was sick sooner. It was … Continue reading Earbud Pouches and a new kitty

Mini Knubbelchen

I made this Mini Knubbelchen (German Doll) a few weeks ago. It is so small that it works as a key chain. I knit it with fingering weight yarn and size 0 (2.00 mm) needles. I thought that this would be a great item to decorate my craft room with especially since it is knit … Continue reading Mini Knubbelchen

Crochet Slippers

The other day somebody sent me a pin on Pinterest for these slippers. So I took it as a hint and made her a pair. They were fairly easy pattern to whip up and I added some clear elastic thread to the straps hoping that it would help keep it from stretching out. I've never … Continue reading Crochet Slippers

Knubbelchen

The Knubbelchen is a German doll that I knit for my Cousin's impending arrival. I had to use Google translate just to figure out the language. 😉 This was really time consuming yet a very gratifying project. I really enjoyed making it and I plan to make more soon.  Ravelry Link