Tag: baby

FO Friday: Twins Sweater

One of my favorite memories from my teen years involves going to a Twins game with one of my oldest friends and her family, sitting in the very back of her family’s station wagon, the two of us waving at cars as we moved through traffic toward the Metrodome. I don’t remember the score of the game or who won… Read more →

All the Cutest Boys and Girls

I love baby knitting. Love, love, love. Unlike any other project, when I land on a baby pattern I enjoy, I’ll knit it multiple times. Case in point: Baby Sophisticate by Linden Down. The free version of this pattern has some sizing issues. My solution was to knit it in a chunkier yarn and use bigger needles. Voila, it is… Read more →

The Nestery!

Vague and cryptic blogs are at an end! I’m working with a couple of family members on a new venture we’re calling The Nestery. We’re doing handmade nurseries: bedding, decor, blankets, and toys in creative themes that you can’t find in big box stores. We’re focused on creating unique and well-made pieces that reflect the personalities of modern parents. We’ve… Read more →

Baby showers

My mom’s family is intensely crafty. They quilt, sew, knit, crochet, embroider, scrapbook, design clothing, create art, and are just overall colorful and joyful people. When there’s cause for celebration, they come together and make something beautiful to mark the occasion. When more and more of my cousins started stepping up to the sewing machine to create, bridal showers and… Read more →