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Create Room Cubby and GIVEAWAY!

Did you know Create Room created a gorgeous and affordable Cubby to go in your craft room? Make sure you keep on reading to learn how you could enter your chance to win a cubby drawer worth of YARN!    Create Room is mostly known for their DreamBox which is INCREDIBLE and *cough cough* I hope to grab one of these days.  But they may not be within everyone's budget, hence why they decided to come out with the Cubby!  This is a small but mighty organizing system where you can hold all of your tools and supplies.   Right now grab the Cubby on their Black Friday sale!!! Use my affiliate link below to get it for 299$!!!! Use "TWINSTITCHESDESIGNS"...

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Knit Picks Halloween Socks - FREE sock pattern

Knit Picks Stroll Tweed in Wellies and Persimmon Heather  I wanted to knit myself and my husband a pair of socks for Halloween night.  I decided to go look into my collection of Knit Picks yarns and found these two incredible colours that would be just PERFECT for some Halloween Socks.  They were Stroll Tweed from Knit Picks in Wellies and Persimmons Heather.  I'm wanting more thicker and warmer socks this fall/winter season.  Since these were fingering weight I decided to hold them double.  This post was sponsored by Knit Picks. Some of the links in this post may be affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a...

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Benton Pullover Throwback- Knitting on a budget and Yarn Substitution

This Pullover is one of my most worn sweaters! It has been a staple in my wardrobe that I keep coming back to time and time again. Years ago I knit this out of Knit Picks Stroll Tweed and I've been obsessed with it ever since. I love being able to knit sweaters with budget-friendly yarns. I don't always have the income to purchase those incredible indie dyed yarns that are recommended in patterns. Let me show you how I knit this garment for a third of the price.   The Benton Pullover is designed by Julie Hoover who writes amazing patterns. I've always loved her aesthetic and how simple the garments are to wear. This pullover was no exception....

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Knit Picks Hawthorne Sock Lab

It’s time for a new cast on! If you saw on my instagram I'm having a fun Knit Along in my Patreon group for an Everything Socks KAL for the month of April!! I'm so excited to cast on a new pair of socks and get them on my needles.If you'd love to join click on the link to my Patreon group. Everyone is welcome!!   Pictured here is a skein of Knit Picks Hawthorne in High Desert, Knit Picks yarn bowl, Knit Picks needles and Gauge Ruler. I love working with Knit Picks Hawthorne. I’ve been wanting to knit my husband another pair of socks. When I saw this skein of Knit Picks Hawthorne High Desert I thought it...

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FREE HAT PATTERN- High Dessert Yarn- Knit Picks

    Knit Picks released a new yarn line called High Dessert. It comes in both a worsted and sport weight. They come in 12 beautiful colours you can choose from. It's made with 100% Shaniko Wool, completely manufactured in America. Each ball retails for $18.99 US.   The details ; Sport (298 yards/100 gram ball) Worsted (217 yards/100 gram ball) I think these are perfect for any garments and accessory knits. I've been really eyeing knitting up the new Knit Picks Chalet collection with the worsted weight!   PIN THIS POST FOR LATER     I decided to cast on a fun colorwork hat showing off some of the amazing colour combinations you could do with this range.  ...

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