A sample knit for Quince & Co in chickadee heathers. Just when I thought I had a favorite yarn they gone and did this.
Oh HI friends! I feel like it's one of those mornings in which I have nothing to say. I want to be witty and funny and oh so pretty but honestly I am just trying not to brew a 3rd or 4th cup of coffee. BUT OH am I knitting! I have been test knitting … Continue reading Just Knitting
It's out! The new Petite Purls magazine with a friendship bracelet tutorial from yours truly! It was an honor to work with the wonderful Allegra and Brandy for their fabulous e-magazine. I hope you'll go check it out, buy some DMC floss and make a few for you, your kid, your bestie, and the list … Continue reading Sharing the bracelet love
Wow. I know this guy is good but seriously did I think he'd be THIS GOOD? Well. Yes. Go and drool yourself. Brooklyntweed's new Fall Lookbook. I will not be held responsible for your new knitting addiction.
I don't know about you but I thought it was pretty crazy how quickly the Missoni products few off the shelves at Target. I even heard the hysteria for buying things crashed the Target site. People were hording 3 to 4 pieces each to apparently try to make a quick buck by re-selling stuff on … Continue reading Missoni for Knitters
Made in 2007Pattern: Fifi by French GirlYarn: Rowan CalmerOriginal Post This was the knit that first introduced me to my SFAM (sister from another mother) Nonnahs! As we began to read each others blogs and view our notebooks and saved projects we found we had the exact same taste! So of course when I saw … Continue reading Flashback Friday: Fifi
Sheeped Away from Junaid Chundrigar on Vimeo. via Chris
I realize that 99.9% of my readers are most likely knitters but for that 1% of you who pop by this ol' blog just for the sheer enjoyment of my knittyness I thought I'd at least encourage you to try to pick up some sticks! Did you know knitting has been shown to help prevent … Continue reading Learn How to Knit
********* Originally posted Sept. 11, 2006 5 years ago today I was sleeping soundly in my bed at college. It was a day that I didn't have morning classes and like any college kid would I decided to sleep in. The phone abruptly rang and I fumbled around to pick it up. My dad was … Continue reading Remembering
Pattern: Different Lines by Veera Yarn: Madeline Tosh Sock & Alpha B yarn BBFNeedles: US 6Raveled Have you ever timed your stitches? I don't consider myself a fast knitter. The reason why I make so many things is because I spend a lot of time working on them. I don't admit to people how much time … Continue reading FO: Different Lines