• Scarf/Cowl

    The Katy Cowl: Easy Bulky Garter Cowl

    Every winter, my sister-in-law throws a super amazing craft sale called The Red Door Sale. Creative people from around the Twin Cities sell their handmade products in this magical, Christmas tree-filled home. For the past two years, I have been blessed to sell some knit headbands at the shop. Last Christmas, I went a little hung-ho and bought almost $100 worth of super bulky yarn from Jo-Ann’s. On sale, that was like 25 skeins. And I made all of these headbands with knit flowers in a week’s span. Hello, arthritis. But I didn’t finish off the whole supply. I had 3 different colorways left and wanted one cozy project to…

  • Sweater

    Silken Straw Summer Sweater – Size adjustment for XS/S

    This project is a blast from the past from my Ravelry page. It is “Silken Straw Summer Sweater” by Purl Soho. I absolutely love every pattern that Purl Soho comes out with. I wish I could get in the brains of their pattern designers because I love how their brains work. Seriously, such classy and fun stuff from them. I started this project back in June of 2014, and it took me approximately a month. It was my FIRST ever garment I knit, not including socks. (Are socks considered a garment?) ┬áTo this day, it is still the only garment I have knit. But I hope to change that really…