Swirl Scarf and Flowered Shells Hat

Several years ago, my mother made a lovely swirl scarf for me.  The scarf was one that she made without using a written pattern.  At the time, I asked her to describe the pattern.  It’s  fairly simple, just remember to relax to keep your yarn tension very loose. Knit Swirl Scarf Materials: Color A: Tan Worsted Weight Yarn, 100 yards Color B: Variegated Worsted Weight Yarn, 50 yards Color C: Fur style Yarn, 50 yards US Size 9 circular knitting needle US Size H crochet hook Pattern: Using color A, cast on 100 stitches. Row 1: Knit across, keeping tension … Continue reading Swirl Scarf and Flowered Shells Hat

One Smile !

Tonight is the Minnesota Dental Foundation annual fundraiser gala. The vision of the Minnesota Dental Foundation is to eliminate unmet oral health needs in Minnesota. The foundation supports the Minnesota Mission of Mercy, Volunteered Dental Services, Give Kids and Smile, and many other programs. The annual gala showcases the recent activities of the Foundation and highlights the organizations that benefit from the work of the Foundation. I’m looking forward to spending a nice evening with many professional colleagues and some of my business partners. One of the activities at the gala is a silent auction.  You can preview the auction items at  http://www.qtego.net/qlink/mndental. … Continue reading One Smile !