Here’s a Baby Blanket that I finished this week. It’s one of the designs from the Encore Eight Hour Baby Blanket Booklet. These are my favorite baby blankets to knit. It really does only take 8 hours of knitting. The Encore Worsted yarn is held double on Size 13 needles. The blanket only uses four… Continue reading Finished a Baby Blanket
Today started out like any other day off from work at this time of year. The sky was gray and as I started my day, I was less than enthusiastic. As I started to formulate my plan for what to do with the day, I remembered that I had seen an article about an exhibit… Continue reading “Closet Archaeology” An Incredible Exhibition
Here she is! I recently purchased a Fibre Craft 7.5 inch doll at my local AC Moore and wanted to create a dress for her. Luckily, I found a pattern in one of my 1957 Workbasket magazines and decided to give it a try. It’s just the right size. I used some left over sock… Continue reading Knit a Doll Dress with a 1957 Pattern
Wednesday was a terrific day for me. There’s nothing quite like a snow day to spend time in my studio going through my projects and supplies. Also, plenty of time to work on some of the wonderful items that are already started. Here’s my Sewing Puzzle. All finished! I actually finished it last Sunday. Today… Continue reading Snow Day Fun!