Too Too Cute

I haven't been blogging much the last few weeks because it's been hard to get time during the day to sit down with my laptop (my baby is a champion nighttime sleeper, but has no interest in naps -- in fact, I'm watching her wake up from this one on the monitor now after less than half an hour), but I have been crafting.  I've figured out how to do some things while I feed her and I've been stealing time at night to do the rest....more
kirstinknits Ha ha - using two different sizes has happened to me too!  So frustrating.  These ...more

Baby, It's Cold Outside

One of my favorite threads on Ravelry is the free paid patterns alert in the Knitpicks Stashdown group. Links are posted to patterns that are normally for sale, but are free for a limited time.  Recently, the designer Elizabeth Roggasch made an amazing offer, giving away all of her patterns for free.  I hadn't seen them before, but I fell in love with a lot of them....more

Knit Picks Math

I'm still chugging away at blankie.  I have 11 1/2 squares to go, and then we get the fun of seaming (seriously, I think seaming is fun) and knitting on the border (I don't know yet whether I think that is fun).  In the meantime, though, today I have a lesson in Knit Picks math for you.  If you've ordered from Knit Picks before, this is likely to be a refresher....more