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Crafts of 2018

Greetings! I usually wait until the last minute to post my year end reviews but this year I'm going to do it early because I don't see myself finishing a project in the next few days. I ordered a new yarn storage system from Amazon last night. I plan on cleaning out every nook and… Continue reading Crafts of 2018


Comfort Unfaded Cardi

Hey all! I finally finished the sweater that I started in January! It was supposed to be my birthday gift to myself! Too bad I finished it 6 and a half months later when it's sweltering hot and muggy out. Winter will be here before we know it though! I really like how this sweater… Continue reading Comfort Unfaded Cardi

Handmade Gifts · Sweaters

Harvest Sweater

I finished knitting my first sweater of the year the other day. This one is a gift for my Mom. This is the first time that I have knit a sweater for her. I asked her questions about what kinds of sweaters she likes when we were shopping together last fall. So I think that… Continue reading Harvest Sweater


Flax Sweater No. 3 

Hey all! Last week I was knitting like crazy trying to finish this sweater in time to share on Friday. However, I ended up binding off the last few stitches at 12:07 AM on Saturday but I knit this sweater in 12 days. 12 DAYS!!! I'm so ready for winter and colder weather all I… Continue reading Flax Sweater No. 3 

Christmas · Christmas 2017 · Handmade Gifts · Sweaters

Baby Flax

I feel like I have been knitting and crocheting a lot the last few weeks but since most of the items that I have worked on have been big projects it feels like I have made little to no progress. On top of that I have been battling a cold/sinus infection for close to a… Continue reading Baby Flax



I finished knitting my Flax sweater Wednesday evening. I haven't gotten around to washing and blocking it yet but I wanted to share pictures. I will up date this post with new pictures later but I want to wear the sweater today first. 😉 The Flax Sweater  pattern by Tin Can Knits is probably the… Continue reading Flax


On The Beach Sweater

I am finally done with my On The Beach Sweater and it only took me 18 days to knit it. It is super soft and cozy. Its a little bit too big but all in all I am very happy with the way that it turned out. I need to get some better pictures but… Continue reading On The Beach Sweater

Handmade Gifts · Sweaters

Baby Sweaters: New, Old, and Vintage

New, Old and Vintage baby sweaters.... I finished this super cute baby sweater for a pending arrival in my family. I did make some modifications to the Nautty Baby Sweater pattern by Andre Sue Knits. I used 2 strands of 2 different colors of baby yarn to get close to the suggested worsted weight yarn.… Continue reading Baby Sweaters: New, Old, and Vintage


Shapely Boyfriend Sweater

I just finished weaving in my ends and sewing buttons on this beauty. I am very satisfied with the results of this sweater and I can't wait to wear it. I love how the buttons that I found have little stitches around the edges. The perfect touch for a handmade garment. Details: The Pattern is… Continue reading Shapely Boyfriend Sweater

Handmade Gifts · Sweaters · Test Knit

Nautty Boy Baby Sweater

It's done. I really enjoyed knitting this baby sweater. I just love the texture. I've already had requests from my Daughter for a sweater for one of her baby dolls. 😉 I used US #5 knitting needles and some off white Red Heart yarn that was gifted to me a few years ago. Now I… Continue reading Nautty Boy Baby Sweater

Sweaters · Test Knit

Nautty Boy Baby Sweater – Test Knit

  I have been busy knitting this super cute little baby sweater as a gift for the 9th Grandchild in my Hubby's family. The baby is due to arrive in April and we don't know a gender yet. I thought that an off white sweater would be cute and I will pick out gender appropriate… Continue reading Nautty Boy Baby Sweater – Test Knit