Raya’s Blanket

Raya’s Blanket was designed in honor of the birth of a dear friend’s granddaughter. The pattern is suitable for advanced beginners and up. The 8 row repeat becomes easy to read once you’ve knit a couple of repeats. You can knit the blanket in either DK weight or Worsted weight. DK Weight: 928 yards on US #5 (3.75mm) 24”/60cm long circular needle. Worsted Weight: 743 yards on US ... Read the Post

I just can’t help myself

I am an Eleventh hour person.  No matter how much I work on being ahead of the game, I work better in the eleventh hour. I feel like there should be a 12- step program, or maybe an 11-step programWhen I found out there was going to be a baby shower for a family friend's daughter, I quickly picked up my needles.I am a self proclaimed selfish knitter, it's true.  However, there is something special ... Read the Post

Welcome to the world, Lily Beth

Mary's granddaughter was born 10/26 at 10:26 pm. How cool is that?She's Mary's first grandchild and Mary has been knitting in anticipation for months. The Outer Block Blanket was a collaborative effort that Mary coordinated.  The hat is Metaphor Yarns Baby Basket Hat. How great is it to see the baby wrapped in all this hand knit love? We had dinner to celebrate Lily's arrival and to give Mary our ... Read the Post