Category Archives: Knits

This is what is being made from yarn.

Genevieve’s Bear

Since my niece is just going to be one next month, I doubt she’ll be surfing the web to see what her aunt is sending her for her birthday. There now exists an entire “Snuggle Bear” collection. If you are … Continue reading

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Simple Scarf

My photography will never do this scarf justice.  It is simply beautiful.  And it is so soft. The yarn used to make this scarf has been sitting in my stash for about a year now.  It has not been there … Continue reading

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Chalice Lace Knit Hat

For many months, I have meant to make a hat for my friend, Maria.  Okay, if I’m being honest, it has probably been closer to a year and a half.  While flipping through my Encyclopedia of Knitting I came across … Continue reading

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Quickie Socks

For almost a year I have owned The Joy of Sox by Linda Kopp, and last week I finally decided to go through it and find a pattern that would work with some yarn I already had in the house.  … Continue reading

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Simple, Beautiful, Knit Baby Blanket

I made this blanket a few weeks ago, as a favor for a friend. It came out lovely, for such a simple garter stitch blanket.  Usually I am not a big fan of making blankets, but the yarn was so … Continue reading

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Crazy Color Girls Knee High Knit Socks: Complete Pattern

These socks were fun.  They are sized to fit a 4-5 year old child shoe size 10-11. Materials 1 skein (75 to 100 oz) self striping sock yarn 1 set of US size 3 double point needles Size Child’s shoe … Continue reading

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Crazy Color Hand Knit Knee High Socks: A Work in Progress

This yarn was sitting in the $1.00 bin at the local craft store.  There was no plan or need for it, but it was just too dang cute to leave sitting in the dollar bin.  So, I brought it home … Continue reading

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Assembly of a Bear

The the bear for my niece is complete. My daughter has named him Snuggle Bear, which is a great name for a knitted bear. He is floppy, soft, imperfect, and ideal for snuggling. Here are some photos of Snuggle Bear’s … Continue reading

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Knitted Teddy Bear

This post is an opportunity to try my new mobile app, and share with you my current knitting project Two weeks ago the most wonderful news came my way: my sister in law is coming for a visit. It has … Continue reading

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Hand Knit Crew Socks: Complete

Cast On Date: June 22, 2010 Completion Date: August 4, 2010 Remember back in June when I wrote about facing fears and starting my first pair of hand knit socks?  Well, here they are! The entire experience was much more … Continue reading

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