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Sock Knit-Along: Vanilla Latte Socks

Posted by Kimberly on July 17, 2015 in Things to Do, Places to Go |

Fibre Friday: Sock Knit-Along It’s been a while since I shared anything for Fibre Arts Friday! I have been busy knitting and spinning. Today, I’ll share what I’ve been working on since the beginning of July; I’ve been taking part in a local knit-along! Vanilla Latte Socks We’ve been meeting every week to knit these […]

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Knitting Thrummed Mittens

Posted by Kimberly on March 20, 2015 in Things to Do, Places to Go |
Knitting thrummed mittens

It’s Fibre Friday! This week I was inspired to start knitting thrummed mittens. It may be officially spring today, but it’s still very cold and we have way too much snow! After shivering while walking up and down our very steep driveway (because our vehicles copulent get up it) I decided it was time to […]

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Fibre Friday: Knitting More Fingerless Gloves

Posted by Kimberly on March 14, 2014 in Blog Hops/Walks, Things to Do, Places to Go |
Fibre Friday

A couple of weeks ago, I shared about A Knit-a-thon, Arm Knitting, and Fingerless Gloves. Since then, I haven’t got much knitting done (or any other fibre arts for that matter), but I did manage to knit more fingerless mitts. It’s the same pattern from the book, Knitting New Mittens and Gloves, that I borrowed […]

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Fibre Friday: Teaching Kids to Knit

Posted by Kimberly on March 7, 2014 in Home Economics |
teaching kids to knit

It’s Fibre Friday! I thought I would share some tips on teaching kids to knit this week. Teaching Kids to Knit My 15 year old son, my 10 year old daughter and I all enjoy knitting. Sometimes we knit while we take turns reading aloud to each other during our homeschool day. Knitting also comes […]

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Fibre Friday: Weaving a Scarf

Posted by Kimberly on January 31, 2014 in Blog Hops/Walks, Things to Do, Places to Go |
Fibre Friday

Welcome to Fibre Friday! This week, I’ve been working on a pair of socks to give to my son for his birthday – my kids both love hand knit gifts, especially socks! If you have ever had the pleasure of wearing hand knit socks, you know how incredibly comfy they are. I’m hoping to have […]

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Fibre Friday: Handknit socks

Posted by Kimberly on January 17, 2014 in Things to Do, Places to Go |

It’s Fibre Friday and I have yet to cast on a new project! Well, the truth is I have started and restarted a lace scarf a few times 🙂 I will try again, but in the meantime I am contemplating what I will knit for Ravelry’s Ravellenics. The challenge is to cast on at the […]

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Fibre Friday: Needle Felting Fun at Home & School Mosaics

Posted by Kimberly on January 3, 2014 in Things to Do, Places to Go |

Welcome to Fibre Friday! Every week I will be sharing the fibre arts we like to do and what we are working on on our homeschool! This week, I would like to share my recent article from Home & School Mosaics: Needle Felting Fun. There are so many great things you can make with your […]

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Knits for Nerds – Review

Posted by Kimberly on April 15, 2012 in Reviews, Things to Do, Places to Go |

When I saw the title, Knits for Nerds, I knew I had to check out this book!  I gained access to a digital galley copy for 30 days on my Kobo from NetGalley, with no obligation to write a review, I just wanted to share these cool, geeky knitting patterns! Knits for Nerds was written […]

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A Mystery UFO for Fibre Arts Monday! May 9, 2011

Posted by Kimberly on May 9, 2011 in Things to Do, Places to Go |

This week for Fibre Arts Monday I have a little unfinished object (UFO) mystery for you.  Here’s one of the baby things I’m working on.  After I finished knitting it I looked at it and wondered how it was going to turn into the finished object LOL.  Here it is… Have you ever knitted something […]

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WoolWorks! Curriculum Review

Posted by Kimberly on May 2, 2011 in Resources, Reviews |

For Fibre Arts Monday this week I thought it would be fitting to share a Fibre Arts curriculum. I received this curriculum in exchange for an honest review 🙂 Harrisville Designs provides fleeces, yarns, looms, educational toys and more for those who love fibre and the fibre arts. They have also put together WoolWorks! a curriculum […]

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