Category Archives: Knitting

Olivia the Giant Octopus

In an attempt to reduce my yarn stash, I have been knitting a few toys.  These toys will then be donated to one of the organizations that I make goodies for.  My latest project was a giant octopus.

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Wordless Wednesday

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Gnarly Hat

While it is spring, and the weather is turning warmer, it is never too early to start planning for winter. While that sounds nice, the reality is I am working through a pile of projects that are in some stage … Continue reading

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Flo the Flamingo

With Covid-19 going on, it does not look like there will be any trips to the beaches of Florida anytime soon.  So instead, I thought I would bring a piece of the beach to me.  So sitting on the bookcase … Continue reading

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Flying Pig

I knitted my first flying pig a little over a year ago (here). When I was asked to knit another one, I was happy to oblige.  This little guy knit up quickly using a free pattern by Blue Sky Fibers. … Continue reading

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Cactus Hat

In my recent browse through Pinterest I saw a super cute cactus hat, but it was crocheted.  I was determined that I could knit one.

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Checker Square Garter Stitch Dishcloth

I had hoped to knit new dishcloths in 2019, but it is a new year and maybe this will be the year.  I started my knitting off with a set of two-tone teal dishcloths.

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Linen Stitch Dishcloth

I have found my new favorite dishcloth!  These dishcloths are amazing. They are super sturdy and have a thicker texture than most knit dishcloths.

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Sea Turtle

  With summer coming to a close, this sea turtle is ready to make a splash in the ocean. I began with a free pattern written by Rebecca Olsen.  The pattern in knitted in pieces and required a bit more … Continue reading

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Alamo the Armadillo

Meet Alamo the Armadillo.  My daughter named this guy Alamo, and since the armadillo is the state animal of Texas, it seemed fitting.

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