Tag Archives: Yarnspirations

January 5, 2018

Fair Isle Knit Hat

Fair Isle Knit Hat By Kristen Mangus [Cue the stern “Mom” voice] “Don’t forget your hat?” We all heard it growing up.  Let’s face it many of us are the ones saying it now!  With frigid winter temps descending on us from the north it’s more important than ever to remember your hat.  And I […]

December 29, 2017

Fair Isle Knit Cowl

Fair Isle Knit Cowl | Yarnspirations By Kristen Mangus Well, Christmas is over.  I’m sure you noticed that the craft world is almost exclusively focused on either decorations or gift ideas all through October and November.  But now the gifts are given.  The celebrations are finished.  The guests have returned home.  I always have mixed […]

December 19, 2017

Loom Knit Hanging Kitchen Towel

Loom Knit Hanging Kitchen Towel Can’t you just smell it?  The brown-sugar glazed ham baking in the oven, fresh bread and the spicy scent of Grandma’s homemade gingerbread.  There’s nothing like family working together in the kitchen preparing for Christmas dinner.  You just finished peeling the potatoes, rinsed your hands and you naturally reach for […]

December 8, 2017

In A Wink Baby Blanket | Yarnspirations

In A Wink Baby Blanket | Yarnspirations I love the In A Wink Baby Blanket pattern name. How long does it take to wink?  No time at all.  Okay, I know knitting this blanket is not really as fast as a real wink, but if you’ve ever made a baby blanket you know that it […]