Category Archives: Craft Junkie

Craft Junkie: Thrum Mittens

“Thrum Mittens”   Are you already saying… what are thrums? Well, so did I when I first picked up a pair of squishy mittens in a Vermont knitting store last fall. As I stood there puzzled, the owner walked over … Continue reading

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Craft Junkie: Knitting Socks

I’m a Craft Junkie: Knitting Socks I have wanted to knit a pair of socks for the longest… and I have procrastinated in doing so as it most definitely intimidated me! But no more… as I have finally conquered those fears! … Continue reading

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I’m a Craft Junkie: Barbie’s a Mermaid

I’m a Craft Junkie Barbie’s a Mermaid Every granddaughter received a different color! What I thought would be a quick knit, was a mermaid snuggy pattern I’d found on Ravelry called Mermaid Tail Lap Blanket by Angie Hartley. I have to … Continue reading

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I’m a Craft Junkie: 2017 Christmas Mitten Ornaments

I have always been a crafter, and I attribute that back to my grandmother, Ola Askew McKinley. Her passions were sewing, quilting, and crocheting; I wonder why she never knitted? My mom tells me that although my grandmother couldn’t follow … Continue reading

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I’m a Craft Junkie: Knitting the Baa-ble hat

I have always been a crafter, and I attribute that back to my grandmother, Ola Askew McKinley. Her passions were sewing, quilting and crocheting; I wonder why she never knitted? My mom tells me that although my grandmother couldn’t follow … Continue reading

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