Boho Stitch Sampler Pillow with Cricut Maker

Practice simple embroidery stitches while creating a boho stitch sampler in an abstract, modernist style. Use a Cricut Maker with a free cut file to mark and cut this faux hoop art pillow. It makes a great decoration or quick gift, too. This post contains affiliate links. I may receive… View Post

Book Reviews and Giveaways: Color knitting roundup

This post contains affiliate links. I recently received several books focused on color knitting techniques from publishers for review.  Each book is great in its own way, but all three take very different approaches.  I’ll start with a short review of each book, and then I’ll talk about how they… View Post

Yarn stash kit 2

This post contains affiliate links. I managed to finish two small projects last week, and I promise to give them both the full photo treatment on FO Friday.  I also finished and joined all 375 squares on my sister’s blanket on Sunday during The Walking Dead season premiere.  Now I… View Post

Book review: Sweet Shawlettes by Jean Moss

This post contains affiliate links. I first read about Sweet Shawlettes: 25 Irresistible Patterns for Knitting Cowls, Capelets, and More by Jean Moss via the Knitgrrl‘s post as part of the book’s 24 day blog tour in January.  It sounded great, so I immediately wrote to Taunton Press to see… View Post