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Free Monogrammed Knit Dishcloth Pattern

FREE Monogrammed Knit Pattern

If you like to knit, you'll LOVE my monogrammed dishcloth patterns! Now you can try one for free from my Ravelry store. »

Wooden Heart Charm Kid’s Woodworking Project

Wooden Heart Charm Kid’s Woodworking Project

Saturday, (or was it Sunday?) afternoon, just before it was time to come in for showers and supper, my daughter proclaimed that she wanted to do a wood-working project.  “What?! Now?!” was my inner response.  But Bill willingly obliged.  So as I headed up the stairs to cook up some chicken and caramelized onion quesadillas, they went to stirring around in the shop.  Just a little while... »

Lantern Scarf Free Knitting Pattern

Lantern Scarf Free Knitting Pattern

I’ve looked at several local stores for a bright yellow necklace that I like, but I finally ran out of time and patience.  When I put this blue outfit together for work recently, I declared it insufficient without a sunlight-yellow accessory.  Fortunately, I didn’t have one, and I wasn’t going shopping either.  I determined to find some sort of yellow in my yarn or fabric stash a... »

Global Warming Wood Carrier Free Pattern

Global Warming Wood Carrier Free Pattern

Material 1 1/3 yards Burlap or indoor/outdoor fabric 1/2 yard coordinating fabric Cutting Measurements 2 40″ x 22.5″ pieces of main fabric 2 4″ x 22.5″ pieces of coordinating fabric 2 15″ x 2.5″ strips of each fabric, cut with the grain 2 crumb catcher pieces of each fabric (download printable crumb catcher template here) Notions and Tools I Use Coordinating Thread, Scissors, Rotary Cutter and Mat... »

Monogrammed Dishcloth Knitting Patterns

Monogrammed Knitting Patterns from A to Z

I would like to introduce my debut collection of knitting patterns–Monogrammed Alphabet for Knitters.  These are patterns for knitting dishcloths with a script alphabet letter purled into each rag.  They are very simple and quick to make, and the best thing is that you can fit the whole project in a small purse to take on the go. Downloadable PDF Monogrammed Knitting Patterns The downloadabl... »