• September 2018 KnitCrate Unboxing!

    I got my KnitCrate for September!  The yarn is so incredibly squishy, and I can’t wait to make something from it!

  • July 2018 KnitCrate Unboxing

      The July KnitCrate yarn is so pretty!  I received a beautiful variegated colorway (called “Dashboard”), and I am so excited to begin working on this month’s project!

  • How to Knit ROSES on your Addi Pro Knitting Machine

    Learn to make Roses on your Addi Express Pro Knitting Machine! These are very quick and easy to make, and can be used to embellish many projects.

  • How to Make an Infinity Scarf – Addi King Knitting Machine

    Learn to make an Infinity Scarf on your Addi King Knitting Machine! I have made many of these scarves on my Addi. These scarves make great gifts, and they are very quick and easy to make. I have made scarves on my Addi from worsted, sport, and bulky weight yarns. You can make them any length you like. I like to use ombre or self striping yarn for added visual interest without any extra work. 🙂

  • Yarn Review: Knit Picks Brava

    I love Knit Picks Brava. In fact, I have used over 40 skeins of it in the past 2 years!

  • Yarn Review: Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering – Multi & Kettle Dyed

    When I designed my Double Chevron Lace Scarf Pattern, I needed a warm, machine washable, fingering weight yarn with good stitch definition to highlight the lace pattern. I wanted the stitch pattern to shine. I didn’t want to use a multicolored yarn that would distract from the stitch pattern, but I didn’t exactly want a solid colored yarn, either. I decided to try Knit Picks Hawthorne Fingering in the Kettle Dyed Delphinium colorway, which seemed to be just what I was looking for. It was the perfect yarn for my scarf. In fact, I loved it so much that I bought several more skeins (and will probably buy more in…