Finished April Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

6 May

I just finished my latest project… my April afghan! If you like chevrons, this afghan is for you!
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Finished March Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

2 Apr

I have finished my March Afghan! The design is inspired by vintage hexagon flower quilts. Instead of hexagons, I used flat circles, made on my Addi Express Professional Knitting Machine.

Making Flat Circles from Addi Knitting Machine into an Afghan
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How to Make Flat Circles on the Addi Express Professional Knitting Machine

23 Mar

My Addi Express Knitting Machine is one of my favorite craft tools. While I thoroughly enjoy hand knitting, I always love the instant gratification of knitting something by machine. In this video, I will show you how to make flat circles on the Addi Express Professional (22 needle) Knitting Machine.

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March Afghan Update – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

23 Mar

I am making the March afghan from flat circles. Each circle is made on the Addi Express Professional Knitting Machine. When all of the circles are made, they will be sewn together to make the finished afghan. Watch the video below to see how my afghan is coming along!

Happy Yarning! 🙂

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Choosing Yarn for the March Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

9 Mar

The March Afghan will be almost entirely made from scrap yarn! Yay for stashbusting! 🙂 The afghan will be made on the Addi Express Professional Knitting Machine (22 needle). See this video for more details…

Can you guess what this afghan will be like?
Happy Yarning! 🙂

Knit Picks TRY IT Needle Set Review – Options Interchangeable Circular Knitting Needles

30 Jan

Knit Picks Options Needles are my favorite knitting needles! See why in this video.


TRY IT Needle Set – Rainbow and Nickel

What are your favorite knitting needles?
Happy Yarning! 🙂

12 Afghans in 12 Months Challenge – January – Choosing Yarn

7 Jan

This year, I have challenged myself to make 12 Afghans in 12 Months! Crazy, yes… but hopefully not impossible. 🙂 Check out my yarn selection in this video!

Happy Yarning! 🙂

Top 10 Cyber Monday Gift Picks for Yarn Lovers

1 Dec

I can’t believe it’s already December! Check out my top 10 favorite gift items for knitters and crocheters.

Free Mug Cozy Knitting Pattern

15 Nov

Lace Mug Cozy - Free Knitting PatternWhether you drink tea, coffee, or hot cocoa, this mug cozy will make your cold-weather drink even more enjoyable. Continue reading

Western Riding Boots Crochet Pattern – Fits American Girl & other 18 inch Dolls

5 Nov

crochet pattern boots shoes button cowboy cowgirlNew Crochet Pattern for 18 inch American Girl Dolls… Western style Riding boots! These tall boots come up higher on the front of the leg and feature a strap around the ankle. Continue reading