Posts filed under Tutorials

March 31, 2011

Can’t stop progress!

With a couple of false starts (such as twisting the WIP when joining the round on circular needles, not realizing that make one actually meant make one, not knit one), my bag is coming along quite nicely and quickly! The cables are actually very easy (in this pattern anyway). I don’t have a cable needle […]

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March 27, 2011

Early Easter Beanie

While browsing Ravelry the other night, I came across the cutest little beanie with ears. I just had to make one up for our baby girl. With the beanie, I cast on 76 stitches on 4mm DPN’s. I did 1×1 rib for about an inch and then knitted from then on. I started decreasing when […]

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March 25, 2011

Feature: DIY – Terrarium

We have a few large glass vases left over from when we got married and I’ve been trying to find ways to use them ever since. We have managed to give a few away with the candles and whatnot that were inside them but we still manage to have a couple hiding around the house. […]

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March 15, 2011

Easy Skirt Transformation

Disney from Ruffles and Stuff has made a great tutorial on how to transform a tired and plain looking skirt and turn it into a piece that nearly every woman would love to have hanging up in their cupboard. Really makes me wish I had the legs to wear a skirt like this! Check out […]

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March 14, 2011

Feature: Retro Vintage Style Apron

While I was out and about cruising the world wide web, I found this step by step tutorial for this gorgeous vintage style apron. I have been wanting to make something like this for ages. I need my machines back now! Photo by www.sew4home.com Check out the tutorial by clicking the link: Vintage Style Apron […]

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March 8, 2011

Feature: Prudent Baby – Pillow Zipper Tutorial

Here is a wonderful well written and photographed tutorial from an awesome blog that I check every day. It shows you step by step how to make a cushion cover with an easy to install zipper. No need to be scared of dong zips again! As soon as I get my machine back, I am […]

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November 26, 2010

Fancy Filigree Bookmark

This bookmark is going to be the death of me! I just can not seem to get the pattern right. I have made two bookmarks to the finish and have pulled out at least another 3 or 4! I am in love with the look of it and will not let it beat me. It […]

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November 24, 2010

Dainty Birthday Earrings

So as it was my birthday yesterday and we are going out tonight to celebrate to my favourite place (Taco Bill!) I decided to make myself a nice little pair of earrings to go with my dress that I will be wearing. I haven’t worn dangly earrings in about 12 months so I thought it […]

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November 19, 2010

Catherine’s Wheel baby Afghan Update

Just a small post to update how the Catherine’s Wheel Baby afghan is going. Its a really smooth and easy pattern to get a hold of and the project grows fairly quickly. I’m really happy with how its coming out.

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November 17, 2010

Catherine’s Wheel Baby Afghan

So I was cruising around Ravelry today and saw something I was interested in which led me to one site that then lead  me to another site when I then ended up on the Crochetville Forums. Down the bottom of that page there was a little 5 min video of some bloke working on a […]

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