VVCAL Border – Part 2

Happy #VVCAL Day everyone! This week we will be working the V-Stitch portion of our border. If you haven’t yet worked Part 1, please head HERE and work the two foundation rounds so that your border will sit perfectly on ANY size blanket with ANY join. Once the border is all done (in August!) I’ll…

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Billie Jean Yarn

Check out Wool and the Gang for this Billie Jean denim yarn – made out of upcycled denim remnants straight from the jeans factory!  I’ve used this yarn in a large blanket project for my upcoming book (!) and I’ve really enjoyed working with it. Is it squishy soft? No.. But it’s not meant to…

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Orange Pound Cake

By Ina Garten! Love her recipes Find this beautiful orange cake recipe here – LINK It was somewhat laborious to zest the oranges, but I enjoyed it since my husband told me his mother used to make this cake and he enjoys it. Of course that means it must be good! So below see some…

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VVCAL Border – Part 1

Hi, everyone! 🙂 It’s been a while because y’all may know, I’m nose-deep in writing a blanket pattern book – Woohoo! This week we are starting the border. Today I’ll post just the foundation rounds. You can add this border on ANY blanket, so if you have a blanket that needs edging, get it out…

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Hurrah for Velvet!!

Scheepjes || Velvet Yarn has arrived! And there’s one in every color – heart eyes! See all of my Projects and Patterns using this yarn! Ignore the pizza boxes and busy kids buried in Summer workbooks – when this yarn came I had to clear a spot and photograph! The label says Colour Crafter, which got…

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