1. My beautiful new coffee table. 2. My Farmstead Cardigan, this thing is so close to being done. Since this photo I finished half of the other sleeve and the body. Just a few bits of collar left! 3. My Self Drafted 50s Gathered Camera Skirt. I cannot wait to… Read More The Calm Before The Storm
This past Saturday was the PNW Blogger Meet Up in Seattle. Collin and I had planned on taking the train up on friday and spending more time in city. But Plans Changed as Plans often do. So we rented a Zip Car and headed up north and back on saturday. Before the meet up Collin… Read More PNW Blogger Meetup: Seattle Style!
It’s here it’s here it is finally here! I’ve waited one whole year to finally be able to participate. I had literally just found out about Me Made May the morning of my bike accident. It was part of the reason I put on my newly made baby blue gingham skirt. I spent all… Read More Me Made May 2013!
Hello everyone! Sorry I’ve been gone so long. I took a button to the eye. (long story that I will get into later this week) So I took some needed R&R from the writing on the computer but I am back and ready to go. I got a few questions about my nail polish I… Read More Simple Pleasure: Manicures at Home
So I hope you all enjoyed learn to knit week. Sorry I have been MIA this week. I had been planning a spring beauty week this week but those plans were sidelined when I took a button to the eye on monday night. It’s been a long and very boring week of staying close to… Read More A week in review: button to the eye edition
Hello! i hope you are having a fine saturday1 Today is our last actual knitting lesson. Tomorrow will be about finishing and rookie mistakes and the awesome community you’ll be entering when you become a knitter. I hope you have had fun making this coaster set. Today we will also get into supplies that you… Read More Learn To Knit Week: Knitting in the round
So sorry about the silence yesterday. I was having a bit of technical trouble with Vimeo, and I didn’t want to miss my local knit night. So you’ve had an extra night of practice on the knit and purl stitches. Everything is rerecorded and uploaded lets talk about stripes. Here is today’s Pattern. There are… Read More Learn To Knit Week : Stripes or how to add another ball of yarn
So how did you do on your coaster? Do you have a finished one? I would love to see them! I hope that with every row it is getting just a little bit easier. Don’t get discouraged, if you have holes or you add or drop stitches. We are going to cover all the… Read More Learn To Knit Week: The Purl Stitch And Decoding A Knitting Pattern
I hope everyone had a relaxing weekend and Happy Easter if you celebrate that. I am super excited to teach you to knit this week. How was your trip to your local yarn store? I’d love to hear all about it. Above is the First Coaster in our Super Simple Coaster Set. The Garter… Read More Learn To Knit Week: Casting On, The Knit Stitch, Binding Off