Keeping Your Baby’s Head Warm: Vintage Style

This retro ski hat comes from the sublime baby knit book and knits up fairly fast. The two by two rib keeps the hat snug on babies head. I decided…

Planning To Create

With a new year upon us I am thinking about what I want to make this year. I don’t want to get to the end of 2013 and be thinking…

Sublime Knitting-My newest favorite in pattern books

One of my many weaknesses are pattern books. I found The seventh little Sublime hand knit book of baby knits at my local knitting shop this past summer. (The link…

Cupcake hat

This was a fun hat to make and it only took an afternoon to knit. Click here for the pattern. Made up in a stockinette stitch a couple yarn-overs create…

Watch this YouTube video to learn how to create a very stretchy cast on for your knitting projects!

I’ve been doing a lot of Christmas knitting and this cast on has made a huge difference in my projects! Instead of tight edges that don’t stretch with the garment…

And here it is

This is such a cute hat pattern! I’m sure I know many little girls I could knit this up for.

Travel Knitting

One of the great joys of knitting is that it is a portable art. I have literally knitted across North America. From Nova Scotia to British Columbia. Through Nebraska, Kansas,…

Two Christmas Aprons: Part 2

The second apron I finished just a week ago and is from a vintage pattern. I love the contrast of red and white. The apron floats and twists around me…

Two Christmas Aprons: Part 1

Another apron post! If you can’t tell I’m obsessed with aprons and I haven’t even posted them all yet! So this first apron is a full apron that I made…

Fruity Retro Print

Found this super cute fabric at Jo-Ann’s today. I went in looking for something (I can’t remember what it was) and found this fruit print. I just need to figure…