Monthly Archive: February 2015

How to Cast On Knitting 0

How to Cast On Knitting

In this video I show you how I cast on using the Continental “long tail” method. I learned to cast on knitting this way while I lived in Germany many years ago. I also...

Simple Knit Hat 24

Simple Chunky Knit Hat

This pattern works up quickly and doesn’t take much yarn. In fact, if you’re like me you might have some chunky yarn in your stash left over from other projects and that is exactly...

Baby Rag Quilt 0

Baby Rag Quilt

I had been admiring these type of quilts for a while and was inspired to create one for my great nephew due on Valentine’s Day 2015… which happens to be today! He hasn’t made...

Trey Baxter 0

Chill in the Air Cap

The Chill in the Air Cap from Lion Brand is an awesome knitting pattern that just takes an evening for me to complete. I’ve made two– both just a tad too long for my...

The Bertha Blanket by Marni 52

The Bertha Blanket

Instant gratification? That’s what The Bertha Blanket is not. This handknit throw requires patience and nothing more. If you’re up for the challenge as I was, 24,000 love stitches later you’ll hold in your...