While the temperatures are heating up, I couldn’t resist releasing this cowl pattern into the world sooner than later. The boldness of the dark gray against the light speckled yarn make my heart sing. Introducing the Frequency Cowl: I used 1 skein each of Hedgehog Fibres Alpaca DK and Yoshi & Lucy Amelia. Details of […]Read More Pattern Release: Frequency Cowl
Happy New Year! As I look ahead at 2019 one of my goals is to design more. I’ve had a few ideas floating around in my head and this year I want to get them published. First up, the Tundra Scarf! Knit with the yarn held doubled, this long textured scarf will be your go […]Read More New Pattern: Tundra Scarf
Hellooooooooo 2018! A very Happy New Year to all! As I work through my project planning for 2018, I thought I would take a minute to look back at the projects I finished in 2017. There were quite a few of them AND I met my goal of 12 shawls in 2017! Monthly recap below with […]Read More 2017 Retrospect
As I scroll through my Facebook and Instagram feeds, I am seeing so many amazing deals and gorgeous yarns I just HAVE to have! As a supporter of many small crafty businesses, I wanted to capture them here to share out. Happy Shopping! Note that if you have any you would like me to add, […]Read More Deals, Deals and more Deals!
I continue to make progress on my project list for the year… and continue to get sidetracked! Much of my time has been spent on my Saturate and Find Your Fade shawls. Saturate is all done being knit, I now need to block and add the fringe. For my Find Your Fade, I’m almost to […]Read More Let’s get caught up on knitting!
I tried something different this year as I thought about knitting in 2017. I knew I wanted to knit 12 shawls, however rather than randomly doing so as the year progressed, I made a list of the projects I wanted to knit. Today I looked at that list and found I had not strayed too […]Read More 2017 Project Progress
My friend Brittany recently rolled out a spinning challenge for the month of May. I took it as a prime opportunity to take my Mach III and Firefly for a “spin”. As I dove into my fiber stash, I looked for anything I thought would pair well, a mix of fibers and textures. Here are […]Read More Spinning Inspired
The third shawl I finished up this year was the Fun Fun Fun shawl, yet I had not managed pictures. Coming back to share the bright happiness that is this shawl… Click the pictures for a larger view. All yarn is from Hedgehog Fibres, details here XO, ~LRead More Fun Fun Fun Shawl
I continue to knit, knit, knit towards my shawl goals and find myself well ahead of pace. As noted in my last post, I already had 4 shawls knit. I have since finished 3 more and still have my Find Your Fade on the needles as expected. My latest creations include the Celadon shawl: This […]Read More The Shawl Knitting Continues
Hi! What’s new?! I know, I fell off the blog again 🙂 However I’ve already flown nearly 30,000 miles this year for work, so as you can imagine I’ve been a busy bee. On the knitting front, I have been knitting away. I decided early on that my knitting goal for this year is 12 […]Read More 12 Shawls in 2017