Yarn in my Travels

Finally A Sheep and Wool Festival

Yesterday I attended my first in person Sheep and Wool Festival since October, 2019, almost 2 years ago. I’ve missed these wonderful festivals terribly. My last trip before the pandemic began was to Asheville for the SAFF festival. I wrote about it HERE. This weekend was my local show, the New Jersey Sheep and Wool… Continue reading Finally A Sheep and Wool Festival

Knitting Patterns

Knit HAT KAL of 2021

I’ve teamed up with Marie from Underground Crafter, Pia from Stitches ‘N’ Scraps, Joanita from Creative Crochet Workshop, and several other knitting designers to bring you 6 free knit hat patterns!  Every other Wednesday from January 6 through March 17, 2021, we’ll share a free knitting pattern. We’ve partnered with Clover USA, Collins & Brown,… Continue reading Knit HAT KAL of 2021

Knitting for the Home · My Creative Life

De-Stashing my way through Quarantine

It’s been three long months since I’ve posted but I’ve continued to knit every day. I tell my friends, I now knit full time. I’m fortunate to have a stash of yarn that will last for a long time and since all my favorite festivals have been cancelled, I’ve decided to work my way through… Continue reading De-Stashing my way through Quarantine

Knitting Patterns

More Hat Knitting Patterns

I just published Splendid Squares hat knitting pattern HERE. Splendid Squares is knit on U.S. Size 7 needles using worsted weight yarn. It’s a simple to follow pattern creating a nice texture. This version uses North Light Fibers Atlantic. It is a wonderful 100% Falkland Islands Merino Wool in worsted weight yarn. The yarn is… Continue reading More Hat Knitting Patterns