Monthly Archive: August 2015

Aug 22

Socktacular

Hi Friends, I recently started knitting socks A few months ago, a friend asked if I thought I would finish some socks, a lady had started years ago. I agreed to try and I started with the little needles & thin yarn. It was not too long before I said no way & packed them away. I had …

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Aug 20

Dressy Crochet Bracelet

Hi Friend, A pretty cuff bracelet is what I set out to do today 😉 I have friend,Marg, who loves the crochet jewellery I have been making. I found  this pattern and is just the right touch I found a pattern for a bracelet done ,in DMC crochet cotton. I used America’s Best Perle Cotton …

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Aug 16

Blue Bulky Textured Hat

Hi friends, Have you seen this yarn Bernat baby pom Pom Yarn?It is a fun yarn to knit with and the pom poms create a squeezable texture. 100% Polyester means it is more stain resistant than other fibres. My sister had a baby blanket started in this yarn. She decided she didn’t like the yarn and gave …

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Aug 12

Just Add a Charm

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Hi Friends, Bracelets are loved by most ladies and even the men if the charm is one they love. I saw this post with a knitted charm on the bracelet & having that exact charm I decided to make one:)  You can find adorable charms so now I will make a bracelet! And a simple crocheted i-cord with …

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Aug 07

Glitz Entrelac Cowl

Hi Friends, Entrelac ……it is beautiful ,but many say it is hard to do. The challenge is the picking up stitches then decreasing them , in small segments,which change the direction of the knitted pieces. It is a very pretty look and looks just a lovely in a variegated yarn or plain I love doing …

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Aug 01

Candle Jar Cover

Hi Friends, I keep seeing patterns for jar covers & thought what a quick and easy project. I was in my thread stash container & brought up some white with gold crochet thread. It seems it would look pretty & still has the sparkle I could see them at weddings, Christmas, barbecues etc. It is not …

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