My Stash


If you are a knitter then you know, like many other knitters, have a stash. Before I became active in the knitting community, I had a stash. Before I knew the difference between yarn fibers, I had a stash. Now that I have been knitting for almost 6, I really have a stash. If I didn't knit as much as I do, I would call myself a stasher instead of a knitter. :) I really enjoy the process of stashing. I enjoy the sight of the yarn. You know what that's like. You walk in to your local yarn shop … [Continue reading...]

Shawl KAL on Ralvery


I am apart of the Stitch by Stitch Videocast group on Ralvery. This months we are doing a shawl for a KAL. I am super excited. I started it last night. The shall seems to be pretty easy. Yet to start it is very frustrating. I had to use the video provided by one of the group members to get me going in the right direction. I'm using a yarn that I got from my local yarn shop. It's called Tempting Ewe and it's beautiful. I am using a yellow because it gets me in the mood for spring. … [Continue reading...]

Swatch 1


I have decided to make a blanket using swatches. The first swatch is made using Vanna’s Choice yarn. I’ve had this yarn for about 5 years. I thought that it was time to use it, so I created a project for it. I’ll be posting more later on my progress. This particular search is finished. […]

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Episode 1

Today, I decided to record my first podcast/webcast episode.  It is in two parts because I had a few interruptions, but that’s normal…right?!  I hope you enjoyed it. I hope you enjoyed the videos. You can join me in my Ravelry group, Inspired Knitting

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My Knitting Journey

I really want to become an expert knitter.  I want use my stash and create beautiful items.  This blog, whatever it was before, will be a way for me to track my journey. I came across a site online that will help me learn the intermediate skills of knitting.  I am very excited that I […]

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Making My Yarn


A few years ago, I brought some roving and a drop spindle. I was so excited about spinning, that I made my own yarn. It had been a while, but today, I decided to go back and make some more. I have to choose from a few different colors that I have. I hope I […]

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What’s on my needles? Progress


This is of the craziest things that has ever happened. I have decided to finish my knitting. I am working on projects until they are finished prior to starting something else. So while sitting in a waiting room, I’ve been working on a vertebrae for my new baby girl. I have been working on it […]

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Knitting: Baby Booties


The time is near and I am so excited to be expecting our new little girl. With all of the excitement, I decided to knit her some booties. I wasn’t sure how long it was going to take, but I’m almost done. That’s right!!! I’m almost done. The only thing I have to do next […]

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Knitting: What’s on My Needles


Over the past few years, I’ve read multiple blog posts of knitters that are able to complete projects within a weeks time. Let me be the first to say, I am not one of those knitters. With so much going on in my life, it’s a blessing if I find time to get half way […]

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New Journal


For weeks, I had been extremely busy and I hadn’t got a chance to do much crafting. I was busy with school, my kids, my husband, my house, and being pregnant. That last on is a doozy. Anyhow, it normally takes me about a year to fill up a journal, but after making my last […]

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