Finished December Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

31 Dec

My December afghan is finished! I am so excited to be finished with the challenge!
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December Choosing Yarn – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

22 Dec

For my December Afghan, I am finally using my favorite colorway of Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn.

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October Choosing Yarn – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

2 Oct

This month, I am trying a yarn I have never used before. Bernat Super Value is a worsted weight acrylic, similar in quality to Red Heart Super Saver, but a bit softer. I can’t wait to get started on this afghan so I can see what this yarn is like.

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July – Choosing Yarn – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

1 Jul

I am making the July afghan entirely from scraps. Yay for Stashbusting!


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Finished May Afghan – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

23 Jun

I am so excited to show you my May Afghan! This design was inspired by windmill quilt blocks. I made the entire afghan on my Addi Express Professional Knitting Machine.

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May Update – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

28 May

I have made most of the strips for my May Afghan! Now I must make the rest of the strips, assemble them, and work an edging to finish the afghan.


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May – Choosing Yarn – 12 Afghans In 12 Months Challenge

6 May

I love yarn shopping. But of course, I don’t know of any knitter or crocheter who doesn’t! One of my favorite stores to shop for yarn is Hobby Lobby. I am always drawn to all of the unique colors and prints available in Hobby Lobby’s I Love This Yarn, so I chose to use it (again) in an afghan. Watch the video below to see my color choices…


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Finished January Afghan for 12 Afghans in 12 Months Challenge

1 Feb

My January Afghan is finally finished! This afghan features stripes of a multicolored wave stitch.

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Happy Yarning! 🙂