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2018 Eat.Sleep.Knit. Yarnathon!

It’s that time of year again!  Time for a new Yarnathon with the marketing geniuses at Eat.Sleep.Knit.  I like to take some time at the beginning of the year to summarize some of the new information and take a look at the new theme that has just been released.  The reason why I like to… Continue reading 2018 Eat.Sleep.Knit. Yarnathon!

Crafting · Finished Object · Knitting · Project Planning

Happy Birthday Mom! (FO Pics)

Happy Birthday to You! So, as many of my readers know, I do craft for family members for Birthdays, Christmas and just because I feel like it sometimes.  I do try to rotate around who gets knit items as I can’t do them for everyone for every year!  My Mom and Husband both tend to… Continue reading Happy Birthday Mom! (FO Pics)

Crafting · Knitting · Project Planning · Tutorial · Yarn

So you want to be a knitter – Lesson 2

This is a follow up post to “So you want to be a knitter”.  In lesson 1, we finished with downloading our pattern from Ravelry.  Lesson 2 begins with setting up your project and the making sure you have the requirements. Lesson 2:  Project Set-up (Ravelry and Requirements) Part one:  Ravelry Setting up your project in Ravelry… Continue reading So you want to be a knitter – Lesson 2

Crafting · Crochet · Knitting · Pattern · Project Planning

Knit (Crochet) ALL of the things

So it is officially spring.  The birds are singing, the flowers are blooming, the… oh who am I kidding, this is Canada.  We still may have snow coming and they are calling for freezing rain tonight. I am feeling the inspiration of spring though, it is a time of renewal, beginnings and new growth! You… Continue reading Knit (Crochet) ALL of the things