Hi again! Sorry it's been so long, I've been swamped lately! We survived Hurricane Florence here with no lasting damage - we got about 8" of rain all told, and some debris in our yard from the wind, and we lost power for about 4 or 5 hours, but that's about it. Several local roads… Continue reading WiP Wednesday 9/19/18
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 know I promised to try to post during Unwind, but I got so wrapped up in everything that I forgot to! I just need to stop promising to post in the middle of events and then if I ever do you'll be pleasantly surprised. lol! Anyway, I had a fantastic time! I… Continue reading Unwind Getaway Recap
Hi all! I just cast off my squishy socks today, and hopefully I'll have the pattern ready for release in a few weeks. I love how they turned out. Despite my post last week about casting on for a Vitamin D, I have yet to actually cast it on! Oops. I have it all prepped… Continue reading WiP Wednesday 4/25/18
Hi all! What a yucky Wednesday it is here in NC - we have some snow mixed in with our rain in spots - and it's the second day of Spring no less! Oh well, I am bundled up indoors and have a constant stream of hot tea at my desk today. I may have… Continue reading WiP Wednesday 3/21/18
Happy Wednesday everyone, and Happy Pi Day! I hope everyone in the Northeast is staying warm - yikes, what an almost-spring we are having this year! I finished up my socks for the upcoming issue of Cast On and got those sent off, yay! Now I'm whipping up another pair, this time to self publish.… Continue reading WiP Wednesday 3/14/18
Hi! Don't forget about my Winter Workshop hosted by the Charlotte Knitting Guild - coming up this Saturday! There are still spots available! Go here for more info or to find out how to sign up! I've published a couple more patterns over the last few days. And my very first e-book! First up is… Continue reading New Patterns!
I hope you all had a lovely holiday season, and are starting 2018 with renewed energy! I sure am! I've had a lot going on recently - lots of deadline knitting that was all-encompassing for a few weeks there (right in the middle of holiday stuff going on too!) But I've finished all that up… Continue reading Happy New Year!
Hello everyone! I'm back from a fantastic week at SAFF! This was my first year teaching there, and I will most certainly be back because all my classes went great! Every single one of my students (36 in total over 5 classes and 4 days) were FANTASTIC! I had just so much fun teaching everyone.… Continue reading SAFF 2017 Recap
Hi all! I'm here in Columbus for the Georgia Fiber Fest- it just wrapped up. I'll be heading home tomorrow (I'm hoping the traffic is not too bad heading North out of the path of Irma!) I was a bad teacher and totally forgot to take pictures of my classes, oops! My Short Rows class… Continue reading GAFF 2017