I make a lot of things, but hardly ever do I make time to do something for myself.
Good morning! It’s been a while since I’ve shown you a finished project or given you a pattern/tutorial. So how about some Tuesday Tutes and Loot action? No loot today. Just a tutorial. I recently bought some hand spun yarn from a local yarn and fiber maker, Spark Yarn. I don’t usually buy hand spun […]
It’s getting colder outside here in Iowa, but not cold enough to bust out the full-on winter gear. It’s the season for wrist warmers and convertible gloves and mittens. One of my favorite men’s patterns is Cigar Gloves from knitty.com. I made a pair for Mark and one for his dad 2 Christmases ago. I […]
It’s October, so it’s high time to get started on winter knitting that way the projects are done and ready by the time it really gets cold. I love these Corazon Mittens from Knitty. It’s not a pattern for beginners. But I picked this project up after only knitting scarves and hand warmers — easy […]
A while back I shared a link to my favorite knitting pattern — fetching wristwarmers. I made a modified version of these for Mark. I call them: MANWARMERS. I’ve never written a pattern before, but here is an attempt. chimes’s manwarmers SIZE one FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Cuff circumference: 8 inches (unstretched) Length: 9 inches MATERIALS Vanna’s […]
Thought I would share one of my favorite knitting patterns of all time. These knit up super quick and are really easy. AND you can wear them just about year round. I’ve made at least 30 pairs of these. Fetching hand warmers by knitty.com. Oh, and did I mention it’s a free pattern?