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Knit Stars 2.0: An online knitting summit

Have you heard of Knit Stars? Knit Stars is a two week online knitting summit featuring some of your favorite designers, teachers, and dyers from the knitting community. You’ll learn all about their specialties and get a peek inside their work spaces too. Instruction…

September 14, 2017

Yarn Along the Rockies 2017

About 2 weeks ago my mom (newly retired!) came out to visit and to do Yarn Along the Rockies with me! I was excited for this crawl since the one last year, but knowing she was coming with me this time made it so…

August 29, 2017

The prettiest project bags for knitters and crocheters

I seriously had so much fun hunting for the perfect project bag for my WIPs recently. I still haven’t bought the one yet as the shop owner is on vacation, but I made my decision and it’s going to be the cactus drawstring bag…

August 6, 2017

8 Cool and Casual Cardigans to Knit

Sweaters in July, you ask?! Sure, why the heck not? By the time I would actually finish one, it could very well be winter! (I’m epically slow with my knits, in case you didn’t know. Tiny needles and thin yarn make gorgeous projects, but…

July 5, 2017

Fresh off the needles: Solaris Shawl

I bought the yarn I used for this project last August during Yarn Along the Rockies and kept it in my closet until this March when a local yarn shop was hosting a KAL on Facebook for this project. It gave me the confidence…

May 17, 2017

What’s on my needles? 5 Shawls 5 Days knitting challenge!

I follow Aroha Knits on Instagram and she hosts these knitting challenges every once in a while. The premise was to knit up a different shawl shape (one a day for 5 days), but only a small sample size, so you can learn about how different…

February 2, 2017

I Like Crochet / I Like Knitting Digital Magazines: Feb 2017 Issues

Hey! This is just a quick post to let you know of two really cool digital magazines for crocheters and knitters. February 2017’s issues are out and they both have some really cute patterns. I went through each one personally and wanted to share! I…

January 12, 2017

What’s on my needles: Barley hat

I can’t get over how much I loved knitting this hat! I found the yarn at my local yarn shop and instantly knew I wanted to make a hat with it. I tend to steer away from purple, but this yarn was so soft…

December 6, 2016

Fresh off the needles: Melanie Berg’s Nangou Shawl

As a new knitter, I was looking for a simple project to work on that would boost my confidence by being easy, yet would still result in a beautiful piece of work when done. I found out about Melanie Berg on Ravelry. She makes…

September 14, 2016

Yarn Along the Rockies 2016: My 3 Day Yarn Crawl

I spent 3 days last week “yarn crawling” to different yarn shops in the Denver area to participate in Yarn Along the Rockies! It was so much fun, I was quietly freaking out inside with excitement with every new yarn shop I made it to.…

August 29, 2016