Every so often there will be a call for pattern testers on Instagram. I saw such a request for testers to knit up a hat called “The Adventurer Beanie from Zuri, aka 12littlethings, , and I volunteered as tribute er…tester. Because I thought I published this before (I did not?!) I am sharing now since this hat […]
The end of August was very good craft wise. I won a beautiful set of needles from an Instagram contest and I feel like this set of needles has fueled my craftspiration. I used that feeling to bust through some WIPs (Works in progress) and started a few projects that are quick and […]
There are six kits coming out this fall, including Sweet & Tasty Treats by Kristen Rask. Each kit includes a full-color book of 12 patterns and all the supplied you need for your first two projects (a crochet hook, a tapestry needle, yarn, embroidery floss, felt, and stuffing).
The shop had a hat called “Barley” made up with the yarn and I just had to get me some! The pattern is free on Ravely and it really is easy to work up. A few knit rows, a few purl rows and the hat is coming together!
Summer in Philly is now doing that thing where there are days when the humidity is not quite as hellish and the days can be, dare I say it, pleasant! This means that evenings after work makes me want to grab a chair, settle somewhere there is a breeze and work up a few rows.