Category Archives: Free Pattern Links

Mittens: An Alternate Dream

When the December Dream Club yarn arrived, Yvonne and Sasha decided they would rather knit full-fledged mittens instead of the fingerless pattern for that month. When Yvonne finally stopped leaping about like Stephen West in her finished project, I took … Continue reading

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OMG My Head is Cold!

Raise your hand if your kid has had a full week of school since early December. Anyone? Anyone? Bueller? I didn’t think so. A hat is a quick project that’s easy to complete while the kids are screaming and running … Continue reading

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February Dream Club is Here!

Our final shipment in the Dream Club from Dream in Color has arrived. This month’s yarn is Perfectly Posh Single, a sportweight Merino/Cashmere/Silk/Mohair blend. This month’s pattern is a keyhole scarf, iLuv Ruffles. Isn’t this a nice color for Valentine’s … Continue reading

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FO Friday: Brenda’s Mittens

Brenda adapted the Through the Woods Cabled Cuffs pattern into full blown mittens after taking a student’s choice class with Annette! ¬†She said “I had knit these before, and knew I liked the look of them, I knew I loved … Continue reading

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OMG My Neck Is Cold!

Today we begin a new feature on the blog in which I highlight different accessories to keep your extremities warm through this ridiculous winter weather we’re having. I’m starting with cowls because I’ve found that they are a really useful … Continue reading

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Our Fiber Resolutions for 2014, Part 2

Last week, I posted the first half of our staff fiber resolutions, and as promised, here’s part two. Jack: I am planning on finishing every single UFO in my stash…this is the year! Jenn: Spin a pound of fiber and … Continue reading

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January Dream Club is here!

Dream Club was a little late this month, but we are pleased it is here at last!   This month’s offering is a yarn base I have been wanting to try for a while: Perfectly Posh Sport. This time, it … Continue reading

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Our Fiber Resolutions for 2014, Part 1

It’s that time of year! Every January seems like a clean slate for structuring and ordering our fiber-y lives. I asked the staff what their resolutions were for the coming year: Amy: My goal for 2014 is to publish 12 … Continue reading

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We’ve Gone and Lost Our Fool Minds!

At least I have. And some of our customers. A few months ago, one of our customers said she was going on vacation with a friend and they were going to cast on a new project every day. Crazy!!! we … Continue reading

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Christmas is only… WHAT?

I didn’t quite realize that Christmas was coming quite so soon. I think the lateness of Thanksgiving kind of threw me off my game. This year, I decreed that all adults in the family are getting a gift that someone … Continue reading

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