DIY Knit Blanket: Make Your Own in 45 Minutes

diy knit blanket | chunky merino wool yarn bright pastels | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Lauren Aston Designs

The holiday season may have left us, but its chilly weather wants to stay just a bit longer. A DIY knit blanket is the perfect item to stay warm, but what makes it even better? A blanket that you worked hard to make and that saved you a pretty penny. Did you know you can knit these using your arms? […]

Pretty Christmas Sweater Party

pretty Christmas sweater | Fair Isle sweater dress zig zag turtleneck | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Free People | Scotland Sweater Dress

Truth be told, we’ve never been big fans of the “Ugly Christmas Sweater Party”.  We’d rather spend our time and money shopping for a pretty Christmas sweater that will bring joy for holidays to come.  Take a look at our favorite knits and let us save you a little shopping this month! Pretty Christmas Sweater The best buy is one […]

Sweaters For Spring: Go Big or Go Home!

Chunky knit oversize sweaters for Spring | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Pinterest

When the rain lets up, it’s time to ditch those coats and jackets! Nothing is cozier than big, oversize sweaters and this Spring, big is best! Take a look at some of these chunky knits in new and interesting shapes. You’ll find yourself hoping the weather stays a little cooler, just a little longer. Grab your hot cocoa and cuddle […]