My First Quilt!

Yeah, you read the headline correctly.  I know, I know, this a knitting blog but I am learning to quilt and why not?  I knit, crochet, embroider, and I’ve been known to sew on occasion.  Why not learn something new? My favorite thing about quilting is…it’s easy!  Okay, it’s not so easy that a caveman…

Little Pig, Little Pig

The fat little sheep was a big hit for Christmas.  I’m following that up with a fat little pig. In all fairness, the pig isn’t that little but that I am sure the kids won’t mind. This is the beginning of the pig.  It is mostly knitted in one piece.  I knitted it on one long circular…

Mucho Trabajo, Poco Tiempo

Well, I’m down to the wire now and I am just finishing up Christmas cards!  This is the first year I have sent out Christmas cards and I must say I was quite unprepared.  I had to have my sister make some cards, too, so I’d have enough. Here’s my favorite card with a little…

12 Days Til Christmas!

How did I get so behind?!  I have no idea!  I have soooo many projects to complete. Here’s the first one in progress… a little lamb for my little granddaughter, Ava.  I hope it meets with toddler approval.  The fatter the toy, the cuter it is.  Don’t you agree?  I’m so glad I’ve been re-studying…

At Last

I’ve been working on this cabled throw for a while and it is finally FINISHED!  As you know, I am not a fan of knitting blankets of any kind but this project is for a friend’s mother.  Besides, my friend bartered with me.  I got an adorable quilt in exchange.  Score! This cabled throw is…