Are you registered for Rhinebeck yet? Better hurry up, since lots of classes are already sold out! As of today there is one seat left in my Mosaic Knitting class, and three seats left in my Estonian Decorative Stitches class - my other two classes are sold out! Registration for SAFF has started as well… Continue reading FO Friday 7/19/19
Hi everyone! I hope 2019 is treating you well so far! I'm getting ready to go teach at a retreat in the mountains - the Kanuga Knitting and Quilting Retreat. I thought I would touch base here before I leave, and I might try to do a post of two while I'm there. On my… Continue reading WiP Wednesday, FO, and Reflections
Hi all! I finally casted on my Vitamin D cardigan! Pattern: Vitamin D by Heidi Kirrmeir Yarn: Claudia Handpainted Yarn Linen Lace in colorway Tranquility The beads are actually doll buttons! 3mm Swarovski crystals with an actual button shank on the back. I did 10 of them at the first set of radial increases for… Continue reading WiP Wednesday 5/23/18
Hi all! I finished my squishy socks during Unwind, but never posted a photo of them done! Here they are blocking: Pattern is well on its way to being done, so expect it to be published soon. I am also re-working my Playbook Sweater Vest with a non-discontinued yarn, and will be revising the pattern… Continue reading FO Friday 5/11/2018
I finished my wrap! Pattern: ADVENTurous Wrap by Ambah O'Brien Yarn: Malabrigo Yarn Sock in Natural (White) and Sweet Georgia Party of Five (five solid blues in gradient shades) and various stash sock yarns. Needles: US 5 (I think!) Started: December 17, 2017 Finished: February 7, 2018 Modifications: Edited… Continue reading FO Friday
Hi again! I just finished an item, and it's not even blocked yet, but I have to show it to you! Pattern: Pincha Shawl by Pinpilan Wangsai Yarn: Yarn Love Juliet in color 'Bayfield Apple' Needles: US 5 Started: October 7th Finished: October 31 Modifications: None. I ended up doing 22 feathers, and had about… Continue reading FO Friday
Hi all! I have a new pattern out! Zick Zack Fingerless Mitts . These were released in the newest issue of Cast On magazine. I had a lot of fun designing them! The fabric on these is nice and dense, which should come in handy when the temps start to drop (hopefully we'll get cooler… Continue reading FO and a new Pattern!
Hi all! I finally found some buttons for my sweater, so progress is being made! I found two different buttons, and not having my sweater with me when I went shopping, I bought both. (You can never have too many buttons, right?) I'm going to go with the darker grey ones. I think they blend… Continue reading WiP Wednesday – Buttons!
I have a finished object to show you! My Dr Who socks are done! I'm pretty happy with them (I matched the start of the stripes up perfectly!) The heel could fit better, but they're good enough. 🙂 And I'm working on my cardigan still. Both sleeves are done and I've started on the body!… Continue reading FO Friday
I actually have a FO to show you on a Friday! How about that! I finished my Sacre Coeur shawl the other day, and just in the nick of time, too. My design yarn came the day I finished the shawl, otherwise I would have had to set the shawl down and finish it later. … Continue reading FO Friday