Workbasket Wednesday – Valois Shawl – And the end of July is here!

My typing fingers have been silent a lot lately.  But not because they want to be!  July has been an extremely busy month for all of us.   I ended a temporary job, started a new part time job, secured an arrangement to teach knitting classes (more of that soon), and the girls and I … Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – Valois Shawl – And the end of July is here!

Workbasket Wednesday – Happy First Day of Summer!

It is here at last! Summer!  Although we have been experiencing summer weather for about a month now, summer finally made its appearance on the calendar. I found this oldie on YouTube and had to share! I love Nat King Cole 🙂 The Lazy Crazy Days of Summer - Nat King Cole http://youtu.be/Im8n-BYkCZQ I'm taking … Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – Happy First Day of Summer!

Workbasket Wednesday – The StitchTastic Mug Cardigan

The  StitchTastic Mug Cardigan Free Pattern! This week's Workbasket Wednesday comes with a freebie just for you! This week I worked on creating a pattern to go along with my Knitting 101 class. I wanted a pattern where my students could practice all the skills they learned in class, but was a little more creative than … Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – The StitchTastic Mug Cardigan

Workbasket Wednesday – Scrap Yarn Comfort Shawl

Workbasket Wednesday Scrap Yarn Comfort Shawl I have a love affair with shawls.    Ok. So I have a love affair with just about everything knitting or crocheting.  But you have to admit, there is something alluring about a shawl. A shawl can be as simple as a knit garter stitch triangle, or as complex as … Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – Scrap Yarn Comfort Shawl

Workbasket Wednesday – Diamond Lace Scarf

I am still working on my Cable Knit Scarf that I featured last week. Although I didn't finish this past weekend like I was really hoping to, I am very close to the last few rows and binding off. Another project I am pulling out of moth balls to really focus on this week is … Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – Diamond Lace Scarf

Workbasket Wednesday – Knit Cable Scarf

Workbasket Wednesday Every Wednesday I will be showing off a project or two that I have in my workbasket waiting to be finished.  Right now I have quite a few UFOs awaiting attention, which you can see if you visit my Ravelry Project Page. I've determined that I need to get in gear and get … Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – Knit Cable Scarf