Work-in-Progress Wednesday (and Top 5 Missed WIP’s)

HI! It’s me. I’m stilllll here. You know, the stay-at-home mama/ etsy-preneur and sometimes-blogger? Yeah, that’s me. Sometimes-blogger. Since I pretty much ran out of my small stock of items in my Etsy shop, and constantly had custom order requests, my fingers were pretty tied up in string, hooks and needles for a few months. Aaand somehow I fit in cooking dinner, grocery shopping, church, two-year-old birthday party planning,


(yes, she ate THAT much cake!)

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Songbyrdy - Chunky & Cozy Hudson Bay Mitts

Last Minute Quick Knit! Hudson Bay Mitts – FREE PATTERN!

So…I’m sorry about the lack of posting, but HEY!

I’ve been sooooo busy, I’m sure you can understand….and it’s also hard to type a blog post when your hands are preoccupied with Etsy orders! Blogging takes a lot of time, and as my friend said, “it’s a total time-suck!”. Right. I simply have too many interests, but I don’t think that’s going to change anytime soon.

And now, for a peace offering, 😉

I’d like to offer this FREE knitting pattern in case you need a last minute idea! These cozy gloves knit up so quickly!! A determined knitter could knit these in an hour. Seriously.

The colors of the iconic Hudson Bay stripes remind me of Lifesavers candy and Christmas Lights 🙂

IMG_4689 mitts Free Knitting Pattern for Hudson Bay Mitts

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Free Knitting Pattern | Jammin’ Fingerless Mittens

I originally made these for a friend who wanted to show off her Jamberry nails while still keeping her hands warm! Hence, the name. She gave me the cutest musical Jams in exchange! Perfect for a music nerd, like me. - Free Pattern for Jammin' Fingerless Mittens! – Free Pattern for Jammin’ Fingerless Mittens!

These fingerless mittens have a simple & elegant twisted cable, with 2×2 ribbing all around the mitten, & accented with a strap and button on the wrist. One size fits most (women).

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