Using up your stash

Posted on Monday, January 27, 2014 by Arts_and_Crafts

50 yards of fun As knitters, we always have leftover yarn around. It’s too nice and too much to throw away, but it’s hard to find projects that use minimal amounts of yarn. Rebecca Danger to the rescue! In 50 Yards of Fun, Knitting Toys from Scrap Yarn, she has written patterns that use approximately 50 yards of yarn to create the cutest little critters, some real and some . . . more »

Getting Back in the Saddle

Posted on Friday, May 3, 2013 by Arts_and_Crafts

speed knitting I hadn't knitted for more years than I'd like to enumerate here, when a friend invited me to a knitting circle a couple of months ago. This is a fun group of ladies so I decided I would at least attempt to knit again. Before going over to my friend's house, I checked what the library had on shelf that day and I came across . . . more »