Coming back

I have been thinking for over a month what to do with this blog. I realized that it’s time for me to wake up and start blogging again.
Last year was busy and full of surprises. I finished most of my unfinished projects. Some of them are still WIP, but hope to finish them soon.
My son wanted a knight’s helmet hat. He saw it on Etsy, and asked me if I can make one for him, so I did.
Knights hat
Knight’s helmet hat was one evening project. It took me some time to figure out how to make the visor. I didn’t use pattern and I am very happy with final product. If you ask my son, that is his favorite hat.
One of my WIP projects is a sweater for my son. I am knitting it a bit bigger, so he can wear it next winter. Hope it will fit him once is done. His favorite color is orange. I was not in the mood to knit plain, orange sweater, so I bought dark grey yarn and combined it with orange. I don’t have any photo, but plan to take some as soon as I have time (maybe this weekend).
An American Girl doll set was knitted for my friend’s daughter’s AG doll.
At the end of this post, just a little reminder for all of you who love to be part of Annual Knitting and Crochet Blog Week, that 5th AKCBW is coming soon. As always it will be hosted by wonderful Eskimimi Makes. You can find more info about blog week on her web site.

Free knitting or chrochet patterns

Did you know that you can get patterns that are usually paid for free? Many designers are using this as a promotional tool, and offer pattern for free for certain amount of time. On this way you get free pattern, and designer gets promotion and feedback once you finish project and post it on Ravelry or your blog.
Designer Erika Flory offers her Wholehearted pattern for free from 02/16/2013 until 02/20/2013. To get this patter for free use coupon code: ONEYEAR at check out. Pattern is available on Ravelry.
I have a plan to post info about discounts and promo codes on my FB page, so do not forget to like it if you want to get info on time.

Facebook page

I started Facebook page, so I can show my work (knitting, crochet, embroidery….) to other people. Hope you will support me and like my FB page. Thank you all!