Tag Archives: handmade

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 […]

Crafts
September 23, 2016

Cross Stitch Cowl Zippy Loom Knit

Cross Stitch Cowl By: Kristen Mangus Y’all have heard the saying “Everything is bigger in Texas”!  Well, Kristen has certainly met those standards with her design of the Cross Stitch Cowl made on the KB Zippy loom with Bernat Blanket Big yarn. The Cross Stitch Cowl is BIG, it is as soft as a fluffy […]

Loom
June 22, 2011

Pattern and Video Tutorial: Loom Knit Mesh Bag

Loom Knit Mesh Bag Designed by: Kristen at GoodKnit Kisses Materials: 41 peg (or new 40 peg in pink) Knifty Knitter Extra Large Round Loom – Yellow 3 pegs of Spool Loom Notions:  Yarn: 1 ball nylon crochet thread 90-100 yards 1 ball cotton 90-100 yards *or 2 balls of cotton  Abbreviations: EW = E-wrap […]

Loom