I’m so excited to share my new hat pattern, Duality, which is available as a FREE download on Ravelry!!! You can find it HERE!! Duality is so named because the pattern reflects what both of my children like in a hat -wear it either slouchy or as a fitted beanie hat! DOWNLOAD DUALITY ON RAVELRY NOW!… Continue reading Duality – Free Hat Pattern
I’ve finally sat down and written the patterns for my Hartwell Hat and Scarf. Knit with squishy Malabrigos Rios Yarn, this hat and infinity scarf will definitely keep you warm and toasty this frosty winter. The diagonal rib pattern is easy to memorize and both knit up pretty quickly. I love how the purple/blue variegated… Continue reading Hartwell Hat & Hartwell Scarf – New Patterns!!!
I’m getting ready for a little gift knitting iknit2purl2 pattern KAL. You can find my patterns here. I’m going to knit some Metro-North Cowls for the gals this Christmas. It’s super quick and with yarn like these, I’m sure they’ll come out super cute. The yarn is Malabrigo Rasta and one skein is all you… Continue reading IKnit2Purl2 KAL & Pattern Sale
Eat Sleep Knit is by far one of my favorite online yarn stores and I’m so lucky that the retail location is in nearby Smyrna, GA! It’s only about 45 minutes away from my house! Today, I took a little field trip over that way to pick up some Malabrigo Rasta for a cowl that… Continue reading Eat Sleep Knit Repeat
Inspired by standing outside at the train station, Metro-North Cowl is a super quick and easy knit using super bulky yarn. I used Malabrigo Rasta which is super soft and slightly felted. I ❤ ❤ ❤ this yarn!!! About a skein of yarn (90 yards) is all that is needed to make this textured neckwarmer and,… Continue reading Metro-North Cowl
Just listed for FREE on Ravelry – a quick and easy SoCal inspired infinity scarf pattern. Easy, peasy with size 13 needles and seamless if you use a provisional cast-on. A great way to use some worsted weight yarn from your stash!! DOWNLOAD BETTY’S INFINITY SCARF PATTERN HERE !!! Happy Knitting!
I’m knitting along with Maria aka @venusfueri on Twitter and several others on the Rose Lace Stole by Susanna IC. Maria has a Podcast called Subway Knits (one of my favorites…you can find it on itunes and is the moderator of the Subway Knits Podcast Group…which is where I found the knit-along. I love this yarn!… Continue reading Rose Lace Stole – Subway Knits KAL – Progress Update
I just found out about Knitting and Crochet Blog Week 2011. It runs from March 28th to April 3rd 2011 and is a week of fibre-arts related posts where many members of the knitting and crochet community worldwide blog daily together on the same subjects and topics. Wow! Sounds like fun! The BIG question is,… Continue reading Knitting & Crochet Blog Week 2011 – Day One
I can’t believe that we are already two weeks into our summer break! We’ve just returned home from a wonderful family vacation. I knit four Turn a Square Hats by Jared Flood. A very easy knit for relaxing evenings watching movies with the family. No stress except for adjusting the size a bit. The instructions… Continue reading Four Hats, an Ishbel and a Twitalong
Red yarn, that is! Look at these beautiful yarns that I found at http://www.jimmybeanswool.com/. First, this beautiful Malabrigo sock yarn called, are you ready, Ravelry Red! What a great name! Next, from Lorna’s Laces, another sock yarn called, yep you guessed it, Ysolda’s Red. Perfect for knitting up an Ishbel shawl which is on my… Continue reading I’m Seeing Red!