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!
Well its the New Year and all that entails, including the new Yarnathon for 2017 at Eat.Sleep.Knit. I am quite excited for this year, its the second year I am participating in this really fun annual competition. (My post from last year) This year, although my heart is totally with the ponies, I was sorted… Continue reading 2017 Yarnathon
Well it has been a while since I have posted anything, so this one will be a little eclectic. Bear with me please! I just recently celebrated my 5th anniversary of turning 29 and was spoiled rotten by my family! Thanks guys! Look forward to future adventures in sewing and embroidery! (As well as the… Continue reading November Happenings
As an Engineer, I am supposed to be good at math. Alas, that was never really the case. I struggled to get through it and always had difficulty when I couldn’t picture what was going on. Enter yarn math. Something practical that I can apply some really basic and easy math to! The Problem: Design… Continue reading Yarn Math
What is a yarn chicken you ask? Not what you see below, although cute! Yarn chicken isn’t a thing, yarn chicken is a game that knitters and crocheters play occasionally with some success and some anguish. Quite simply, yarn chicken is a game you play when you think you have enough yarn to finish your… Continue reading Yarn Chicken
So it has been about a month since starting the Fly Bonnet CAL on Ravelry and I thought I would give a little update! It looks like we have several projects on the go or planned on the go! From the sounds of it, Magpie15 is the furthest along with just the trim to go. She… Continue reading Fly Bonnet CAL – Update
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