The Force Awakens Hat


Is this not the coolest hat? Designer Hannah L. has this free Star Wars hat pattern available over at Ravelry. If you start knitting now, this is a super-awesome holiday gift for the Star Wars fan in your life – perhaps they can wear it to the premiere of “The Force Awakens” on December 14th! LOVE […]

The Modern Natural Dyer

GIVEAWAY: Book and Yarn Dyeing Kit From CraftGossip

CraftGossip is having a fantastic giveaway, and it’s not only a book by Kristine Vejar called The Modern Natural Dyer – they are also giving away a kit from A Verb for Keeping Warm. Not only that, but CraftGossip is giving you YOUR CHOICE OF KITS. Woah! From CraftGossip, the book is “all about how to […]

Ferguson's Yarn Mission

Ferguson’s Yarn Mission Collective

On the anniversary of the Ferguson, MO shooting death of Michael Brown, I thought that it was important to post about a collective created in the aftermath of Brown’s death called The Yarn Mission. This is a group of women who have joined together in St. Louis to “support and promote anti-racism/anti-sexism/anti-oppression activism.” The Guardian […]


Knitting T-Rex Shirt at Shirtwoot

  If you have dino-mite! knitters in your life, or if you’re just a fan of the Cretaceous period, head over to ShirtWoot! and take a gander at this adorable Crafty Girl tee. This would be a great gift for a knitter who’s all about the Jurassic Park franchise. And the price? $8!! Can’t beat that! […]

Icelandic grandmother paraknits!

Grandma Knits While Paragliding in Iceland

Iceland is one of the most beautiful places on earth, and Kristín Guðbjartsdóttir recently took her knitting to new heights (pun intended) as she tagged along with her paragliding-instructor son on a run recently. Talk about extreme knitting! I am going to agree with her choice of needles here! Shot on a selfie stick, the video […]

Pickles Slitted Summer Dress

FREE PATTERN: Slitted Summer Dress

Pickles has done it again with a really sassy summer dress to knit up! Check out this free pattern from their website: Have a great summer day with 20% off the Slitted Summer Dress.…/y…/women/tops/slitted-summer-dress/ Pickles Related posts: Free Pattern: Girl’s Merry-go-around Dress Free Pattern: Garland Dress with Leg Warmers FREE PATTERN: Golden Child Dress