World’s Biggest Stocking? You can help make it happen! & GIVEAWAY


I recently came across a great project that I thought I would share with you.  Caron Yarns is trying to craft the world’s biggest stocking in the name of charity. According to Caron, “The World’s Biggest Stocking” initiative will not only break a Guinness World Record, but is also a charity knitting/crocheting project. The stocking […]

Mommy’s Little Gnome Knit Baby Hat Pattern

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I have two kids, very close together in age, and they are little mischief makers. One of their grandparents started calling them Little Garden Gnomes because she used to tell them a story about how the garden would look perfect before bed, but she’d come out in the morning to find the garden a mess […]

#SpringMeadowKAL – Week 1 – Reader Progress

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Week 1 of our Spring Meadow Knit Along is underway, and we are loving all the progress shots that our faithful readers are submitting.  Check them all out!  As you can see, we are getting creative with the yarn colors and even brands.  The possibilities are endless!  How much fun are you having working on […]

Fancy Finishes: Edges to Impress


Have you ever finished a beautiful crochet afghan and wondered how you can add that perfect finishing touch to the edges? Sometimes I’ll work up a simple crochet baby blanket for a new baby and when it’s done, I’ll realize that it needs just a little something extra to make it the ultimate special gift. […]

The Newest Collection of Crochet Baby Bibs

Baby Bibs

Baby’s seem to be trending year-round, whether it’s spring, summer, fall, or winter. Provided that chillier times are ahead, it only makes sense that you should crochet your own baby bib with warm, fuzzy yarn. Your baby deserves the best, right? They also deserve to be taken care of and nurtured properly, especially when they […]

How to Knit a Dog Sweater: Cozy Knits for Your Four-Legged Friend


I’ve said it once and I’ll say it again. I am not a fan of winter. Well, strike that. I enjoy the week before Christmas, and that’s it. I can take or leave snow…but don’t even get me started on the cold. I wear sweatshirts in the summer time. My car’s seat warmers stay on […]

Exciting New Products from TNNA!


I know I’ve already talked a little bit about The National Needlearts Association winter show that Nicola and I attended last weekend, but there were so many incredible things there that it’s impossible to fit it all into one post!  Side note: If you haven’t already, make sure to check out Nicola’s coverage of the handmade […]

Win Four Skeins of Alp Royale Yarn!

Hungry for more yarn?   Then I have some exciting news for you because AllFreeKnitting is giving away four skeins of Alp Royale yarn  to one lucky winner. Isn’t this stuff gorgeous?                                      Enter to Win Alp Royale Yarn The details: AllFreeKnitting is giving away four skeins of Alp […]

Meet the Designer: Jennifer Dickerson

It’s that fabulous time of the week again.   It’s time to meet one of the talented bloggers we work with!  Today I’m introducing you to the wonderful Jennifer Dickerson from Fiber Flux … Adventures In Stitching.  Jennifer not only enjoys both knitting and crocheting, but she also loves to bake and to run.  Married to […]