My current work in progress:

1. Ropewalk, designed by Norah Gaughan, knit from Berroco Indigo in the "6410 Relaxed" colorway on U.S. size 6 and 7 needles.
2. Myriad stealth projects.

In Like a Lion

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First of all, the winner of my review copy of Faux Taxidermy Knits: 15 Wild Animal Knitting Patterns by Louise Walker is AK McKinnon, who has been emailed. Thanks to everyone who left a comment! I took a bit of time off from knitting Sous Sous yesterday so I could knit March dresses for my bunny girls. The bunnies […]

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Faux Taxidermy Knits

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I have here a review copy of Faux Taxidermy Knits: 15 Wild Animal Knitting Patterns by Louise Walker (David & Charles/F+W; $22.99; Available Now). If I had to sum up this book in one word, that word would be “quirky.” Given a paragraph, I would say that this is a collection of 15 patterns of anima-based […]

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Sous Sous Progress

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It has been a very odd week, with way more snow than we usually have here in the Washington DC area. That coupled with other breaks in the normal routine means that I got the back of Sous sous done. I have just barely begun the front. And my little helper is on the job!

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New and Old

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I, of course, have something new on the needles since I completed my Chloe sweater last week. This is Sous Sous, designed by Norah Gaughan, an oversized pullover sweater designed for DK weight yarn. I am knitting mine from stash yarn — second project in a row for me using stash yarn. It’s another discontinued Rowan […]

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Noro Lace

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I have here a review copy of the newly published Noro Lace: 30 Exquisite Knits. As the title suggests, the book contains 30 patterns from a variety of designers. You can see all the designs on Ravelry, here. All the designs are made with Noro yarns, of course, and there are patterns include ones for hats, […]

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