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today we are sponsor shopping at knitted simplicity! sarah, who also writes at the fontenot four, sells warm and cozy hand-knitted items in her etsy shop. her blog is a beautiful place to be - i really encourage you visit both! let's get to shopping!

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how did you learn to do what you do?
My grandmother used to knit all the time. My mother knit from time to time as well. My mother taught me the basics.

knitted reusable coffee sleeve
knitted reusable coffee sleeve

where do you find your inspiration?
I just try to look around me and see what is out there to see if something catches my eye. It was seeing a woman at church using a knit coffee sleeve that gave me the inspiration to knit those for my shop.

hand knit cotton washcloth
hand knit cotton washcloth

what is your favorite product in your shop?
Right now, it’s the reusable coffee sleeves! So simple but so practical. I use mine all the time. Plus, right now, I am doing an adoption fundraiser for a friend, so 75% of the sales price of each sleeve sold is going towards her fund!

hand knit winter headbands
hand knit winter headbands

what is your favorite handmade shop?
This is a tough one – there are so many great shops out there! I am in love with the dish towels from lucylucybangbang but I also absolutely love the scripture prints from Naptime Diaries.

hand knit fun fur winter scarf
hand knit fun fur winter scarf

give us one tip for aspiring handmade artists.
Just be yourself. Don’t try to be something you aren’t. If you think you can do it – go for it!!

child's size hand knit winter headband

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do you love that headband or what?? i love that it looks kind of like a bow - so cute! :) and i also adore that she is donating 75% of her coffee sleeve sales to help a family adopt. talk about a charitable heart. go visit sarah! :)

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