Favorite Tools

posted in: bag, case, knitting needles, tools | 2

I don’t know about you, but I think what someone carries in their purse says a lot about them, and how clean (or messy!) says a lot too. I have to say I clean out my bag frequently, and like to keep it tidy. My wallet, however, is full of receipts that need to be filed… Today I’m going to share my personal must haves for my knitting bag! First off, my knitting bag itself! I recently got a Namaste … Read More

Kindelope!

I posted about this pattern way back in October. It was meant to be part of the Malabrigo October Stockpile challenge, of designing patterns that require only one skein of Malabrigo. I can’t remember why now, but for some reason it didn’t get published on time. Then it sat around on my computer for months and months, until last week I all of a sudden remembered this pattern and thought “hey, I should publish it!” then I asked Brian if … Read More

Business Card Case

posted in: bag, bamboo, business cards, case, lotus yarns, TNNA, wallet | 4

I got new business cards yesterday to take to TNNA (The National Needle Arts Association) in Phoenix! ┬áSeeing these I thought I needed a small case to put them in. Why buy one when you can make one? This would also be great for credit cards, or a small wallet. I made this with maybe 20 yards of Lotus Yarns 100% Bamboo (any other worsted weight yarn would work too) on 4.5mm needles. This was knit on two double pointed … Read More