Posts Tagged ‘knitting’

Flosstube Episode 23: Starting Fresh

Thank you so much for tuning in to the Cozyegg flosstube/podcast! In this episode I share my New Year’s Day start, progress on my Year of WIPs pieces, and Dark13Stitching.


Flosstube Episode 21: A Series of Unfortunate Events

Thank you so much for tuning in to the Cozyegg flosstube/podcast! In this episode I share a few ornament finishes, Thanksgiving Day stitching, and progress on my shawl knitting.


Flosstube Episode 20: Dark October Hangover

In this episode I share a full recap of my #darkoctoberstitching (including a new knitting start) and what I’ve been working on in November.


The Weight of Zombies

Weight It Shawl

Sharing my first big knitting project and first shawl!! It’s the Weigh It Shawl 1 by Susan B. Anderson using Miss Babs Yowza in the Zombie Prom colorway.


Episode 13: Four Houses

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In this episode I share my progress on Anniversaries of the Heart, my Mistake Rib Scarf, my first sock, and my Marcelle Medallion quilt. Plus, what I’m reading and finally a recap of DFW Fiber Fest.


Episode 12: Holiday Appropriate Nail Polish

Thank you so much for tuning in to the Cozyegg podcast!  In this episode I share my progress on Anniversaries of the Heart, my Mistake Rib Scarf, and Tula Pink’s Anchors Aweigh quilt. Plus, what I’m reading and what essential oil I’m using this week. Show notes: Finishes: A Wish for You block of Anniversaries […]


Episode 11: Project Roulette

Thank you so much for tuning in to the Cozyegg podcast!  In this episode I share my first finished shawl, my 2016 stitching plan, and some wonderful gifts I received. Show notes: Finishes: Yowza Weigh It Shawl by Susan B. Anderson – using Miss Babs Yowza in the Zombie Prom colorway and size 8 Signature […]


Cliff Notes from 2015

Hello, friends!  Thanks so much for your comments on my last post!  For those of you who saw that post pop up on your blog feed and noted how glad you were I was back to blogging, I wanted to fill you in on what happened.  Last December I migrated my blog from Blogspot over […]


Episode 9: Clearing the WIPs

    Show notes: Finishes: Hand-quilting with perle cotton on my Indulgence table topper quilt – finished 9/11/15 Stealth quilt top pattern by Janet Kime from her book The Cat’s Meow – fabrics purchased and cutting done wayyyyy back in 2001/2002.  Began sewing 4/12/14 and top finished 9/26/15 WIPs: Ornament and guild nametag finishing.  The twisted […]


Knitting Envy

I have attempted knitting no less than four times now.  I first learned way back in 2007, when I took a beginning knitting class at my LYS.  I knit a garter stitch scarf and was extremely proud of myself.  I then launched into what is perhaps the downfall of most new knitters – attempting to […]


Episode 8: Epic Finish

…and part 2 since I am wordy…Show notes: Finishes: And They Sinned – by Examplar Dames!!!!!!!!!  Stitched on 40ct Elegant Bean with the called for GAST threads.  You can see my previous progress photos here and here’s a link to what the piece looks like.  Begun on 1/1/10 and finished on 8/4/15. WIPs: His Eye […]


Episode 7: Race to the Finish

Show notes: Finishes: Knitting Bags: Both bags made using a combination of the zipper pouch tutorial by Kelbysews and the Open-wide Pouch by Noodlehead.  Small bag is Tula Pink Acacia and Fox Field fabrics.  Larger bag is a panel from the Paris needlework show and Juliana Horner fabrics. Stars & Stripes quilt – finally got […]


Episode 6: Sewing Retreat

Show notes: Finishes: Tula’s Squirrels quilt top – using The Birds & The Bees line from Tula Pink along with a Free Spirit solid in Chartreuse.  Pattern is Five Yard Wonder WIPs: Marcelle Medallion quilt by Alexia Abegg from her Liberty Love book – using some of my favorite fabrics.  Triangle border features Priory Square fabric […]


Episode 5: All the Tula

Part 1   Part 2   Show notes: Finishes: Nada WIPs: Yowza Weigh It Shawl by Susan B. Anderson – using Miss Babs Yowza in the Zombie Prom colorway and size 8 Signature circulars for the Around Your Neck KAL on Ravelry Primitive Wizard of Oz – by Midsummer Night Designs.  Stitched on 40ct Tissage […]


Episode 4: Squirrel Butts

Show Notes: Finishes: Washcloth/Dishcloth – using of the Dirty-Girl Washcloths patterns from the book The Chicks with Sticks Guide to Knitting.  Knitting with Lily Sugar’n Cream Naturals (100% cotton, worsted, in the Earth Ombre colorway and US 7 needles. Basketweave Washcloth/Dishcloth – using of the Dirty-Girl Washcloths patterns from the book The Chicks with Sticks […]


Episode 3: Reaching My Goal

Show Notes: Finishes: Faith pincushion – ornament in the Just Cross-stitch Ornament 2014 issue by Nikyscreations.  Stitched with GAST threads (my own conversion and color changes) on 32 count Vintage Pearled Barley by Lakeside Linens.  Finished into a pillow with Juliana Horner’s ModBox fabric Hazel Hedgehog mini quilt: Hazel Hedgehog quilt pattern is by Elizabeth […]


Episode 2: Herding Cats

Show Notes: Finishes: Hazel Hedgehog Tote – Hazel Hedgehog quilt pattern is by Elizabeth Hartman.  Fabrics used are Tula Pink Acacia, Carolyn Friedlander Architextures, Michael Miller Grand Bazaar.  I modified Jeni Baker’s Lined Drawstring Bag tutorial for the tote. Hazel Hedgehog mini quilt: same fabrics and pattern as used in the tote.  Also used Tula […]


Episode 1: Who can resist a pompon?

  Trying something new!  I’m crazy nervous but also excited.  Let me know what you think! Show notes: Totally forgot to mention the quilt on the wall behind me.  It’s my Silk Road quilt. Finishes: My True Love Gave to Me quilt – no photos yet, stay tuned! WIPs: And They Sinned – by Examplar […]


Summer Stitches

Hi, everyone!  I hope you’re all having a wonderful summer.  I’ve been working on a couple of projects that just seemed like the perfect thing for summertime.  You may remember a while back I started the Tula Pink Hex on the Beach quilt.  It was an English Paper Piecing (EPP) kit that was offered at […]


A Rainy Monday in September

I don’t know about you guys, but I’m ready for Fall.  While I hate the fact that this year seems to be going by so quickly, yesterday’s 105 degree temps had me yearning for some cooler days.  I know it’s been awhile since I shared any stitching progress with you, and lest you think I […]


The Last Hurrah

Since it’s been several weeks since my birthday, I figured I’d better wrap up the birthday posts for now.  I mean, once it rolls into the next month, you kind of have to stop celebrating, right?  Plus, with the weather this past weekend, it’s definitely feeling more like fall than summer to me.  And people […]


The Last of Summer

It hardly seems possible that Labor Day is now behind us and it’s September.  I’ve been working on a little project as sort of a last hurrah of summer.  It’s Chessie & Me’s Glory House.  Sweet little thing, isn’t it? And you may be wondering what I’ve been up to, since I haven’t blogged in […]