All posts by: Kristen Mangus

Kristen Mangus
About Kristen Mangus
Kristen is a multi-talented entrepreneur with a heart as big as Texas. She is the Owner, Host and Creative Director of GoodKnit Kisses. GoodKnit Kisses is a company positioned to inspire, encourage and empower people through education and design. She’s built a large and loyal on-line community of followers by sharing her personal passion for knitting and all things creative through YouTube video tutorials, Facebook live broadcasts, blogs and patterns. Her vision is to leave an inspired crafting world for future generations that continues to teach and reach others. She and her husband, John, have three amazing kids.
March 23, 2011

The Bug has Bitten!!

I’ve decided I’m allergic to chocolate. I MUST be. It makes things swell and enlarge!! You can breakout from chocolate and it’s not a good idea when you already have a mild milk allergy like I do. I’ve decided my Prescription. Spring Cleaning. I’m Dr. Mom and I’m writing it myself. I pray the Lord […]

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March 15, 2011

My Challenge: Build my own website

Step 1: Purchase the site GoodKnitKisses.com DONE! Step 2: Get someone to host it. DONE! Step 3: Get to the REAL work. So I’m fairly new to this but I’m open for the challenge. Pushing past some terrible falls in the past I’m determined that I’m smart enough to do this. I just have to […]

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February 25, 2011

Garters: Ain’t just for holdin’ stockings!

Garter Belt? Garter stitch! Yes, it is the Garter Stitch.  The tried and true.  The classic knit sequence stitch pattern of running a row of knit stitches and then a row of purl and back to knit. Start your project & finish in this stitch on your panel, scarf, or hat won’t curl on you […]

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February 22, 2011

Loom Knitting for Beginners – E-Wrap

Getting started on the loom? START HERE for your first cast on and stitch technique. First Loom Stitch: E wrap or Single Stitch When you first pick up a loom, the instruction book usually teaches you ONE stitch.  It is called the Ewrap or in regular knitting also called the single stitch. These stitches are […]

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