Save the Last Dance: 10 Knit Shawls and Wraps for Special Occasions

S&U - Filomena Lace Shawl

Special occasions are the best. There’s nothing like getting all dolled up in anticipation of a big event. Whether it’s a wedding, graduation, baptism, or holiday, who doesn’t love looking and feeling glam from time to time? The best part is you can top off any dress with these beautiful knit shawls and wraps for […]

Learn How to Knit with a Knit Dishcloth Pattern

Moss Stitch Dish Cloth

Knitting may seem intimidating at first. (I should know – I’m intimidated by it myself!) But there are simple¬†ways to learn how to knit that won’t freak you out. When you begin learning a new crafting technique, you want to start small. So what’s the easiest project for the inexperienced knitter? I give you: the […]

Easy Knitted Dishtowels

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These Slip Stitch Dishtowels from Purl Soho look just like something you’d find in a store! The combination of the tight stitches and the stripey patterns make these a classic kitchen staple. Dishtowels are one of those essentials that I always seem to need – mine end up torn or stained in a hurry (and […]

How to Loom Knit


Have you ever tried loom knitting? Since they’re typically made of brightly-colored plastic, it’s easy to mistake knitting looms for a kid’s toy (although I think giving one to a child who’s old enough to knit would be a great idea!) I know I’ve probably walked past them a dozen times in the craft store […]