Tag Archive: stitches

Oct 03

Magic Key Cozy

Hi Friends, A cute little key cosy is the perfect use for those bits of yarn you hate to discard These could be just the right thing to find a special key on your key ring:) This pattern uses fingering yarn and  only uses  ten yards of yarn. I found this little pattern on Knit Freedom with Liat  and …

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Oct 03

Basket Tote

Hi Friends, You can never have enough baskets !  I find myself putting my projects in baskets all the time. They are easy to find and I  usually remember what is in each one Crocheting is such a quick and easy means to conjure up all kinds of ideas. The best part of this is …

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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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Jul 19

Beaded Stitch Markers

Hi Freinds, Knitting is one of my passions and if there is a new bling along with it well…… it’s my need to be creative I saw a pattern for an easy way to make stitch markers that don’t catch on your work. If you are a knitter you  know what  it is like to …

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Jun 21

Class Act Mitts

Hi Friends, Do you have a special event coming that you need a bit of glamour for your hands? My Class Act Mitts may be just the thing to finish off an outfit I made some fingerless gloves that are elegant and will make you swoon. The yarn is Lion Brand Vanna’s Glamour and the …

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Jun 07

Sparkly Sawtooth Kerchief

Hi friends, Here is a simple but effective kerchief, that is great for any season I found the pattern on the Yarnspirations website. This cute pattern is made with only one ball of yarn. You can make it for any age and any colour. The SAWTOOTH KERCHIEF FOR MOM & ME pattern  can be found here …

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May 31

Squirrel Tale

Hi Friends, Spring brings brings lots of nature’s wonders and I just see all the activity everywhere. One of the busiest creatures in my yard are the squirrels  For me it’s all about those bushy tails I saw a knitting pattern for a squirrel & I was fascinated on how the tail is made I decided I …

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May 09

Calypso Coral Lacy Cowl

Hi friends. A gorgeous lacy cowl is just the extra accessory for spring and summer I had a ball of Patons Lace in a colour called calypso coral that is gorgeous :)This yarn is a soft, lace weight yarn with a beautiful halo that’s perfect for lightweight garments and accessories. I had a pattern called Kuusk …

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Apr 18

Adorable Knot Baby

Hi Friends, I few months ago ,I found some amazing friends at my local yarn store, Stitch-It central. The two friends were telling me about Ravelry. I went on and I am hooked.What a great site!!  I came across this cute pattern &  I think it is so adorable I had to try it The little doll …

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Apr 17

Tips to De- stress by Knitting and Crocheting

Hi Friends,   Today I just have a little post. I saw a post about how to use knitting or crocheting  to de-Stress by Vickie Howell of Yarnspirations I though this a great post for the day. I knitting continually when I’m not crocheting lol. Here are a couple of ideas. Choose a small project that …

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