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Faith’s and Brooke’s Striped Hat

November 13, 2013


Faith and Brooke Striped Hat v2 This was my attempt to to enter the “My Mountain” contest by Schachenmayr.  Unfortunately, I did not get the pattern figured out in time, but I am happy with my design.  This is a hat with vertical stripes, done with slip stitches.  It is warm and cozy.  I have […]

Team Spirit Fingerless Gloves

July 26, 2012


Team Spirit Fingerless Gloves I was looking for worsted weight fingerless gloves that I could make with a check stitch.  I was unsuccessful, so I made my own.  Mine are for the Chicago Bears and/or University of Illinois, but you can knit up your favorite team.  Great for chilly football nights!

Embrace Your Inner Scot!

March 13, 2010


Plaid Felted Coasters I have embraced my one-eighth Scottish heritage, and I’ve become fascinated with plaid!  I made a plaid felted messenger bag for the 2010 Ravelympics, and these were actually my test swatches.  Everyone at my yarn store thought they would make cute coasters, so here they are.  You can make two sizes – […]