My current work in progress:

1. Brickless, designed by Martina Behm, knit from Mrs. Crosby Carpet Bag in the "Boston Fern" colorway on a 4.0 mm (U.S. size 6) needle.
2. Myriad stealth projects.

Almost Time


First off, the winner of a copy of Anna Dalvi’s lovely eBook Mystic Shawls is Kendra Struthers, who has been emailed. Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway and told me which design is your favorite. Next up, look what I finished! Yes, I finally finished my Array Cowl! This was knit from madelinetosh pashminia, in […]

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Mystic Shawls


Last week I got a review copy of Mystic Shawls, a pattern collection by Anna Dalvi. right now it is available as an eBook only — hard copies will be shipping later this month. Anna Dalvi is a prolific designer — if you look on Ravelry, you will find that she has 103 pattern posted […]

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Nymphalidea Completed


I actually finished Nymphalidea on Sunday afternoon. My mods: Once I got to 18 repeats of Wedge D, I started decreasing at the top edge to dramatically slow down the rate of increase. I worked until I had 36 repeats of Wedge D, then I worked two rows of the solid color so that I […]

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Notes From Camp


My Camp Loopy project is coming along very nicely. Here it is, spread out on my dining room table, which is 48″ across. For a shawl that is 60″ along the top edge, the pattern directs you to knit Wedge D a total of 28 times. I currently have 35 repeats of Wedge D. I […]

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I will confess to you that in my head, I am calling this project “Nympho.” Much easier to remember and to spell. I think that it is interesting that when I Googled the word “Nymphalidea,” rather than get hits about butterflies (in the pattern description the designer explains that Nymphalidea is named for one of the […]

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