Essential Guide #1 – Getting Gauge

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Gauge is a simultaneously simple and extremely complicated concept in knitting. While the definition of gauge can be summed up in a simple sentence, how to measure it, why it is important, and the effect it has on knitting isn’t nearly so simple. But that doesn’t mean we can’t tackle it. We can and we… 

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Beautiful Woven Berry Baskets

Beautiful Woven Berry Baskets

With berry season finally here (first with those juicy strawberries, then raspberries, blackberries, and blueberries to follow – yum!) you may find yourself with a plethora of berry baskets. Instead of tossing them in your recycling bin, grab a bit of scrap yarn and a clean berry basket and sit down with your little one (or on… 

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Crafting a Walking Stick

Crafting a Walking Stick | craftingconnections.net

As often happens with change, a transition in weather from spring to summer, summer to fall, autumn to winter, and back to spring often stirs up a desire to remember back over the seasons past and look ahead to the coming days. For children, this remembering is not always a linear thought – it can… 

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