Want to take an in person class with me? Now's the time! I'll be teaching 3 classes at Downtown Knits in Apex, NC next month! Sign up quick...because there are limited spots (only 6)!! Crochet Sock Bootcamp https://www.downtownknits.com/collections/classes/products/crochet-sock-bootcamp Two at a Time Cuff Down Socks https://www.downtownknits.com/collections/classes/products/two-at-a-time-cuff-down-socks Beginner Baby Sweater https://www.downtownknits.com/collections/classes/products/beginner-baby-sweater Head… Continue reading Classes at Downtown Knits!
Today, I've already been knee deep in WWII research on uniforms. You see, I wanted to design a service sweater (a sweater worn by each arm of the military) that was pretty accurate to the time period. One such sweater was for women serving. The truth is...I couldn't find anything on why there don't seem… Continue reading Where are the WWII service patterns for women?
Most of you know my love of WWI and WWII history, especially the knitting related stuff. I thought it'd be fun to share with you all a topic of my research as of late. Today I'd like to tell you about Raoul Wallenberg. Wallenberg was a highly educated Swedish businessman born into a… Continue reading Let Me Tell You About Raoul Wallenberg…
Hey Y'all! So, a few months ago you may remember that I designed a whole slew of patterns celebrating the launch of Premier Yarns Sweet Roll! It is still on of my favorite color changing yarns. The endless possibilities make designing a fun and challenging endeavor. Furthermore, all those colors make crocheting a simple hat… Continue reading Premier Yarns Sweet Roll…Sweet Deal!
Sometimes...well...I get a bit excited. For some odd reason I thought TODAY WAS THANKSGIVING. I blame the lack of a calendar in my house. Que sera sera. I've decided to start our Black Friday sale early! So...starting Today, November 17th and running through next Friday November 26th, all the patterns in my shop are available… Continue reading Black Friday Has Come Early!!
Who's ready for a free pattern...OR TWO! Premier Yarns and I worked together to design a few patterns using my FAV new yarn of the fall, Sweet Rolls! Sweet Rolls combine 3 different, but complimentary colors in each ball! The yarn is designed to create wide stripes in a regular repeat (meaning it is not a… Continue reading SWEET ROLLS! And a Free Pattern (Or Two)
As part of my recent Aster collection, Echeveria and Crimson Brocade, are perfect additions to an already spectacular line up of shawls. You can purchase them here for just $5 each OR purchase the entire collection for only $10! Both of these shawls are worked from the center out beginning with only a few… Continue reading Echeveria and Crimson
We still have a sale happening! Head on over to Ravelry Here and get your pattern (or patterns...or books...or whatevers) for 50% of the retail price! For real! The sale will be going until tomorrow night at midnight so you have plenty of time to stock up on patterns! This will be the last sale… Continue reading Don’t forget!
Today we're having a 50% off sale to celebrate the end of summer! Am I too soon? Probably BUT head over to my Ravelry shop and get every pattern your heart desires for 50% off the retail price until the end of day on Friday! Happy Shopping! Rohn
This winter I am focusing on one technique that I really want to hone in. Fair Isle. I've finished a hat, which rekindled my love of the technique. Next I need to actually get to knitting a sweater. A task I've only completed once or twice before. Which I loved, but it is quite the… Continue reading Focus on Fair Isle
Oh, Hello there. How are you? Warm? I bet. Look at you! Your sweater... It's gorgeous. Can I have it? Thanks!
Socks. Socks. Socks. Everything I do lately is somehow related to socks...I think I'm addicted! Send help...or just sock yarn. Either way...I'm ready! This week I have a NEW-ish sock pattern! The Seaside Shells Socks. Why new-ish? Well, it was published as part of my Greenway MCAL, but you had to choose just the right… Continue reading Summer Socks are Super + Giveaway!
I've been teasing y'all every now and then...but it is definitely happening! I have officially started my Sock Club! Until the end of day on Thursday I am offering the entire club for just $12.50! Just add it to your cart, no coupon code needed! We'll be featuring fun and exciting yarns from companies like Unplanned… Continue reading Who’s Ready for a Crochet Sock Club?
This week was incredibly productive and eye opening! I hope all of y'all had a great week! We we're busy on the blog this week! On Monday we talked about Dealing with Burnout and how to cope with it! Tuesday we discussed the 7 Secrets to Clean Eating Success. Then Wednesday came and I shared my creative… Continue reading Weekly Roundup 5/7 – 5/13!
Are you a #craftsystudent? Yes? No? No matter if you are or not, today I want to bring to y'all a collection of classes I've recently taken on Craftsy. I've watched each of these classes and put the information within to work...and I can tell you I was not disappointed. Not once. Click on the… Continue reading A Craftsy Class Roundup!