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Two Hour Ribbed Hat Pattern

I have two Birthday gifts to share with you today! My Two Hour Ribbed Hat Pattern and a special sale in my Etsy Shop. They are my Birthday presents to all of who reads my blog – Chicken Stitches. This pattern makes a cute hat that is ready to wear or to gift in just about two ho
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Happy Birthday to me!

Another year has sped by and I turned 46 today! And so I am one year older than I was yesterday. Am I wiser? Probably not, but that might have been asking to much of myself. I have been sick all last week with a nasty bout of bronchitis and since I could only draw breath sitting up lo
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Tweed Stitch Pattern.

I have seen Tweed Stitch Pattern under a few different names – Tweed, Pine and Parquet are just some of them. It is a very easy to knit even for beginners and produces a satisfyingly dense, soft and warm fabric. It would be wonderful for an extra warm blanket, baby wrap or even
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Socks on the run

I have been rushing around from the moment I woke up, but keep stopping now and then to add a few more stitches on the second, yes, hear that, second one of the Cloud Socks! I suspect that today is going to be really hectic. In less than a half hour I got to be on my way to Haifa. Mor
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Lacy Twist Stitch Pattern

I jumped for joy when I first saw the photo of this Lacy Twist Stitch Pattern about a year ago. And then I scratched my head. Because there was just a photo there, without any instructions. I searched for it and then gave up, since I did not even have the name of the pattern. A couple
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Remembering and Knitting

I was nervous and tense all day yesterday and could not figure out what was happening with me. Then I looked at the calendar. I guess this date and everything that happened then have become so much a part of me that I feel it without being aware of it. Not sure this makes any sense, b
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