My current work in progress:

Freshet, by Irina Anikeeva for Brooklyn Tweed’s Wool People 13, knit from Rowan Softyak DK in the Steppe colorway, using 3.75mm and 4mm needles.

Summer Solstice

Happy Solstice! Me, I’m looking forward to the Autumnal Equinox. Not a fan of hot weather.

In my last blog post I erroneously referred to the piece I was knitting as the back of Boxy. It is actually the front. And it is done:


It’s hanging off the sides of the table in that photo. Here is a close-up of the neckline:


I’ve rolled it up into a nice fat inside-out sausage while it waits for me to knit the back.


And here is the back:


This will be demoted to commuter knitting now because I have a stealth project I need to start.

Loki is, as always, eager to help!



  1. Debbie M says:

    Stealth project. Hmmm. Is there going to be a KAL this year?

  2. Yes, a KAL please!

  3. Yes, will there be? I’ve done all of them so far and look forward to the possibility of another! Details soon, please! šŸ™‚

  4. Ooh. Stealth project…exciting….
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  5. I live in Arkansas and its 100 degrees and humid as all get out and I say come on Autumn equinox. I always celebrate the days getting shorter!!! Am I the only one missing out on the Summer Mystery Shawl 2015?? Waiting……..