The unforgettable shawl

I'm going through all my WIP (work in progress) knitting projects and this weekend I continued on a shawl I'm making for mr.smashlee's aunt. I don't even know how many times I've ripped out this project. I've changed pattern numerous times and was just hating how it was turning out. This weekend, I got back to …

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cozy hands… 

I'm still slowly working through my Project list so, I still can't cast on anything new. That doesn't mean I can't dream though... And this week I dream of wrist warmers! Here's some of favorite patterns from ravelry. Bria armwarmers by Beth Michon  spate by Jane Richmond  gansey wristers  by Kalliopi Arnois Catching owl butterflies by …

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Adorable Hand Knit Baby Girl Booties

This week I'm featuring my some adorable baby girl booties from my Etsy shop. First up, is my all time favorite bootie to knit the purple and white hand fuzzy bootie. These Hand knit baby booties fit newborn or 0-3 month shoe size. Booties is approx 3.5 to 4 inch sole. They have a Beautiful cable …

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Good things come to those who wait.

Last month, was my birthday. I bring this up because, I just got one my birthday presents in the mail. Now, it wasn't late on purpose. It was on back order and I very anxiously got to pick it up from the post office yesterday. What was this wonderful gift? It was the knitting needles …

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Hey Mom, look what I made!!!

The sweater that took a million years to knit is finally done. It's "blocked" and It's amazingly soft. There's only one tiny, itsy bitsy problem. It has no buttons. It needs 6 buttons. I have 5. I know my mom won't care but, I do. So, it's off to find six matching buttons tomorrow. Then …

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Knitting sweaters in my fantasy knitting world

I am on a project diet, meaning, I can't start any new knitting till I have the bulk of my WIPs finished .  Problem is, I really want to start a new sweater. I'm trying very hard no to cast on any projects so instead,  I'm going to live in my fantasy knitting world. In this …

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Okay…so I’m not normal…I have nightmares about my knitting!!

Last night, or rather very early this morning, I woke up completely panicked. If I was a  normal person I would be jumping out of bed because of a car alarm, a kid crying, a bear in my front yard, or that I forgot to set my alarm; But nope, turns out  I am not a normal person. For some reason while, I was …

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Featured Etsy Shop Items – Cozy Mukluk Slippers

I'm in the process of stocking my Etsy shop up and this week I have added two pairs of slippers. Every year I get a crazy amount of orders for these but, I'm trying to get ahead of the game and pre make as much as I can. Here's an exert from my etsy listing that …

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Not Your Grandma’s Slippers…

The basic knit slipper. That's what I call it anyway; I don't know actual the pattern name but, its one of those knitted items everyone owns. Any of us who have been blessed to have a relative that knits has probably received a pair as a gift. Actually, prior to becoming a knitter myself, these slippers are what …

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Trying to get my groove back…

Did you miss me?? I've been off visiting family and friends for the last few week and trying to squeeze in as much fun as we can before the mini-me goes off to kindergarten next month. There hasn't been a lot of knitting or blogging going on, and if I'm honest, its taking a lot of …

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