Category Archives: Patterns/ Ideas

Finished

It’s finally finished! I finished my very first sweater, which was also my first attempt at blocking. As you can see, it turned out quite nicely. I managed to find some buttons and sew them on properly. I am a horrible … Continue reading

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Baby Turban

 I found a link to this pattern on http://www.frenchpressknits.blogspot.com/ . I saw it the other day and I fell in love with it. Isn’t it adorable? You can find it here  http://www.pickles.no/lazy-daisy-baby-jacket. I love it! Another project onto the needles for me!

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New Yarn

   I got a full garbage bag of yarn today. Alot of it is cotton or acrylic, but there is also alot of wool and mohair. There was also a half finished blanket along with two sweater sleeves. Alot of … Continue reading

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Storing Your Needles

Here is a good idea about how to store your knitting needles(or small crochet hooks, if that’s how you want to be). First, get three styrofoam balls. They should probably be different sizes. I personally think would look better, but whatever you want … Continue reading

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Binding Off Video

   I tried to put a video on to show how to bind off, but it didn’t exactly work. Here is a link to a different video. Kinda long url. idk. http://video.search.yahoo.com/video/play?p=bind%20off%20circular%20needles&tnr=21&vid=314625950517&l=154&turl=http%3A%2F%2Fts2.mm.bing.net%2Fvideos%2Fthumbnail.aspx%3Fq%3D314625950517%26id%3D864e17d3e20821a5171e5ead90339e6b%26bid%3DDhJ7KVuER4pZ3Q%26bn%3DThumb%26url%3Dhttp%253a%252f%252fwww.howcast.com%252fvideos%252f159170-How-To-BIND-OFF-ON-DOUBLE-POINTED-NEEDLES&rurl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.howcast.com%2Fvideos%2F159170-How-To-BIND-OFF-ON-DOUBLE-POINTED-NEEDLES&sigr=12eal87no&newfp=1&tit=How+To+BIND+OFF+ON+DOUBLE+POINTED+NEEDLES

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Adding Zippers to Your Knitting

http://www.interweave.com/wir/kr101225.htm#3 This is a link to a great video about “yarnifying” your zippers before attatching them to your hand knits.

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HAPPY NEW YEARS EVE!!!!

Happy New Years Eve! I would like to share my great pattern idea with you. As you may know, I have a baby sister. Starting on her first thanksgiving, I knitted a quilt square. It was a stockinette square. I … Continue reading

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