Category Archives: Knitting inspiration

My Version of The Beekeeper’s Quilt – In Progress


I just love this pattern for ‘The Beekeepers Quilt’! by Tiny Owl Knits.    Here is a link where you can take a look at and purchase the PDF pattern. (Well worth the fee. I RARELY ever shell out $$$ … Continue reading

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Lilac Wine » Savory Knitting and . . . the Tubular Cast On


Savory Knitting is a very nice blog I stumbled upon chatting in my Knitting group on facebook.  And here is a pattern featured, which I immediately fell in love with.  Isn’t it wonderful???  Simple elegance.  I’ve got to try it! … Continue reading

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Whit’s Knits: Seed Stitch Mittens and Hand Warmers – The Purl Bee – Knitting Crochet Sewing Embroidery Crafts Patterns and Ideas!


  I know, you don’t want to hear it.  But, Old Man Winter will be here before you know it!  Best be prepared.  The Purl Bee, By Purl Soho is one of my favorite websites.  They often have picture tutorials. … Continue reading

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v e r y p i n k . c o m » Learn to Knit a Spiral Scarf


This is another of my very favorite things to do!  This super cute scarf is a very easy knit.  And Staci at verypink.com has the most wonderful tutorial to help you learn how to knit short rows.  Follow the link … Continue reading

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Malizia Scarf | Knitting Fever


      Isn’t this the most gorgeous ruffle scarf you have ever seen???  Well, I think it is… I am so excited about this project I can hardly sit still!  I came across this photo (really not sure where … Continue reading

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Easiest Shawl Pattern. Ever.


The easiest shawl.  Ever.  Really!   Now, I am trying it with a very different kind of yarn.  This is Nashua Handknits ‘Zinnia’ in Magenta.  It is a wonderful, squishy Cotton blend yarn.  It is not unlike a Bouclé yarn.  But, not quite … Continue reading

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Ravelry: Wingspan pattern by maylin Tri’Coterie Designs


Ravelry: Wingspan pattern by maylin Tri’Coterie Designs. So . . . I have pretty much mastered short rows.  I would so love to make one of these!  Now, to find the ‘perfect’ yarn . . . hopefully, it’s hidden somewhere … Continue reading

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Trying My Hand At Short Row Knitting . . . Spiral Scarf Beginnings


I have been wanting to learn to do ‘short rows’ in my knitting for awhile now.  I don’t know why I thought it would be too complicated! The most difficult thing about short rows is picking up the wraps around … Continue reading

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In-Depth Review of Knitting Yarn


Beat the Winter Blues: 10 Tips for Kickstarting Your Inspiration “People are innately creative. We are a species of makers. But sometimes, and usually when we least expect it, that well of creativity dries up. We pick up our knitting … Continue reading

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Phoebe’s Sweater Knit in 80 seconds – on YouTube


I am sharing this video because  . . . well, I think it may just help me, in a tiny way perhaps, get over my fear of knitting a sweater/garment!  Just visually seeing a thing worked from beginning to end … Continue reading

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