Friday, December 2, 2016

hats in etsy shop




Added finished items to my Etsy shop... just in time for the holidays






 $20.00 each
etsy shop  

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Owl Fingerless Mitts knit pattern




 
 
 
60 yards worsted weight yarn ( approximately )

8 US dpns or circulars needles

Gauge 4 sts. by 6 rows to 1 inch

cable needle

sewing needle and matching thread

4 small buttons
 

 
on Craftsy
 on ravelry

Thursday, October 27, 2016

7 owl beanie pattern colored up

 Been getting orders for different color owl hats... thought I'd share how the pattern looks colored up.. all are done with Simply Soft yarn



pattern on craftsy on ravelry

Monday, October 3, 2016

You Tube tips .. Cabling without a cable needle

I love You Tube.. around here we have learned tips on knitting, crochet, beading, cooking, raising our flock, feeding our flock, fixing the cars.. it is a very useful site.. I will be posting a few videos I have found useful in my yarn and bead works here.. under the label You Tube and tips... please give them a thumbs up and consider subscribing to their page :D
 
 Cabling without a cable needle...
been trying it out with my  7 owl beanie knit pattern
 
 
 

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

You tube crochet tips

I have found these two tips very helpful.. the first a very easy way to keep long chains from getting twisted before joining in the round... the second, no ends to weave in join for adding yarn or color changes...