All posts by: Carol Blakeley

About Carol Blakeley
I'm a mother of 2 adult children and 3 grandchildren. I retired early to become my hubby's primary caregiver. I spent 38 years in the Banking industry and held various management positions. I loom knit, crochet, make jewelry & do other crafts. I am extremely proud to be a part of the GoodKnit Kisses Team!
June 22, 2017

Craft Shows – Useful Tips

Craft Shows | Useful Tips Written By Carol Blakeley Summer and warm weather brings outdoor craft shows, fairs, festivals & farmer’s markets. Below are tips for craft shows shared during Kristen’s Facebook Q & A Live Broadcast (June 19/17) as well as some I learned while selling hand crafted jewelry at craft fairs. PLAN Research:  […]

Crafts, Crochet, Knitting, Loom, Yarn
May 29, 2017

Handmade Wool Dryer Balls

Handmade Wool Dryer Balls Broadcast by: Kristen Mangus, Guest Speaker: Carol Blakeley Why use handmade wool dryer balls? Reduce drying time in half Help reduce static Saves you money on your energy bill Chemical-free Good for the environment Clothes last longer These will last for at least 6 months to a year depending on the […]

February 6, 2017

Loom Knit Baby Monster Pants

Loom Knit Baby Monster Pants, so stinkin’ fun! Check out this monster pants pattern for your cute little monster.  Perfect size for when they are sitting up & starting to rock and crawl. Pattern by Jeanne Knuth fits 9-12 months. -Kristen Mangus Loom Knit Baby Monster Pants Designed by: Jeanne Knuth After seeing Monster Pants on the […]

January 10, 2017

Gray Matters Lookbook by Yarnspirations

Gray matters. Is that a euphemism for dull? Because rollover lump of clay…these gray shoes got style coming out of their stitches!   Gray Matters Yarnspirations Lookbook When you think of the color gray what do you think of?  Perhaps it brings to mind the soft calming shades of twilight.  Maybe it is the looming […]

Crochet, Knitting, Yarn