Category Archives: gift knitting

Stripey Baby Blanket

When I found out that one of my close friends was pregnant, my mind instantly wondered off to all of the adorable baby knitting I would be able to enjoy in the next few months. Tiny booties. Cute hats. Little sweaters. And of course, the baby blanket. This would be the biggest project of all my baby knitting plans, so it was first on my list to start.

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Sweet Freebie Friday

Do you need a beautiful gift that would work for every lady on your list? (Or, like me, you just need to make more fingerless mitss because you lose them all the time).  Well our Freebie Friday pattern this week is a lovely pair by designer Susanna IC. These are BonBons and just as sweet as their name!

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Help! What should I do?

In the beginning of October, I told you in a post about the hat I made for my granddaughter - as a reminder, here’s a picture of Kalyn and her big brother Cole. So after this little photo shoot, Cole asks me if I could make him a hat and of course I told him I would love to!  "What would you like your hat to be?" I asked "Skulls!" He said - yes, he's 8 years old!

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Fun Freebie Friday!

  All of use here in the office read lots of crafting blogs - we're all bigtime crafters so we like to keep up with what's going on!  One of our favorites is Sweatshop of Love, the wonderful blog by Allyson Dykhuizen. We were delighted when she submitted some of her designs for the IDP program.  Now she has a cute little free pattern with us too! Presenting the Tinfoil Tiara Brigade: The Headband Pattern!  

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Semplice Freebie Friday

  So when going over patterns we wanted to have for Freebie Friday, I realized I've never wrote about my own free pattern.  Since a computer glitch didn't allow me to publish a new pattern this week, we thought this would be a good time to do it! This is Semplice!   

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