Year of Making Week 3 – 2015

Hand drawn pattern for @cassie_whooley Sadie Hawkins dance costume. Any guesses? 17/365 #YearOfMaking #sewing A photo posted by Karen (@krwknitwearstudio) on Jan 17, 2015 at 3:41pm PST Finished 2 baby hats and a 3rd started. 18/365 #YearOfMaking I’ll be watching football while finishing #3 #GoHawks A photo posted by Karen (@krwknitwearstudio) on Jan 18, 2015 […]

TBT: Nostalgia Crochet Afghan Pattern


A perfect stash buster Crochet Afghan Pattern! Like the the Confetti crochet afghan pattern, the Nostalgia Crochet Afghan  was designed to use up all of my leftover yarn. With this afghan, I used shaded pops of color to give the ripple a nostalgic look. Wonderful ripples using dark and light shades of 6 different colors separated by basic black. […]

A Year of Making Week 2 – 2015


If you would like to see the comments, click on the link for the date posted or on the comments: Another baby hat coming with me for the weekend at #TNNA 8/365 #YearOfMaking A photo posted by Karen (@krwknitwearstudio) on Jan 8, 2015 at 3:14pm PST There is something in there other than garter stitch. […]

Book Review – Dress to Impress Knitted Scarves


I am so excited to share this book with you!  Dress-to-Impress Knitted Scarves includes 24 beautiful scarves, cowls, kerchiefs and more. Author Pam Powers, just like most of us, learned to knit a a child.  She admits that she loves scarves as a first project because you can make wearable pieces quickly while showcasing new stitches you […]

TBT: Confetti Crochet Afghan Pattern

Confetti Afghan

 My Most Popular Crochet Afghan Pattern! Originally, the Confetti crochet afghan pattern was designed to use up all of my leftover yarn. If you look at the color rows, there aren’t many duplicates! I had a bag with all the colors in them on one side and if I had enough later when I finished that […]