Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Hello Brookside

Another fun tag in Brookside, Kansas City. We had so much fun making Brookside to cute for words. It was sunny and cool. A perfect summer morning. Check out our stash, it looks like candy. Yummy!!!

This bench is now summer cute thanks to the witty works of knithappens.

Thursday, August 16, 2007

cool summer project: socks

sockquad, originally uploaded by knithappens_kc.

A great summertime project that looks cool and fun to make. When we are not out making the world a prettier place, we make other cool things like socks. These photos are inspiration of the many things you can make on a hot summer day.
Pictures from top left to right
1.ipod sock
2. sock yarn hand dyed with kool aid
3. WIP work in progress
4. SIP socks in progress

fun socks, originally uploaded by knithappens_kc.

Fun socks made by flint knits . We love the summer energy in this set. These socks make you wanna go out and make everybody fun yellow socks, right?

sweet Kool Aid, originally uploaded by knithappens_kc.

Sweeet Kool Aid. Who said Kool Aid just taste good? We just love these colors. You know it smells good too! Go out and get some. Check out Knitty, a really cool blog with fun knitting info.

Sunday, August 5, 2007

goin green is a good thing!

Milk Fiber and Organic Cotton by Vicki Howell collection. Check out her site craft rock love. Vickie is great and we love what she is all about.

Bali Sky Sarong Yarn, originally uploaded by knithappens_kc.

Yarn is made of recycled hand dyed batik sarongs by Bali Sky Yarn

Eco friendly yarns come in many combos:
recycled silk and cotton, corn silk, bamboo, banana silk, soy, organic cotton and wool. These cool yarns yarns come in everycolor also. So dig in! Soy silk and wool yarn by Karaoke