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’m running amok

For the past two-three months I have carefully controlled myself from having more than four truly active projects.  I admit there are four hibernating from the end of last winter.  Most of my knitting this fall has been deadline knitting: baby gifts, store samples, and holiday gifts.  As I have said before, I am a selfish knitter.  I've had this growing urge as I see all the lovely new ... Read the Post

Crafter, Know Thyself

Do you read the Ravelry Home Page?  You can pick up all kinds of information. Last Thursdays Tip was "Crafter, Know Thyself"  posted by oharethey on June 2, 2016. It was all about what you can learn about yourself as a crafter by doing an advanced search of your project page in your notebook. When I think about it, it reminds me of one of those quizzes on Facebook or in Magazines.Here is what I ... Read the Post