My current work in progress:

Toorie, by Martin Storey, knit from Rowan Felted Tweed, using 3.25mm and 3.75mm needles.

Gradient Style

Happy New Year! What better way to kick off the new year than with a book review and giveaway? This is Gradient Style: Color-Shifting Techniques & Knitting Patterns by Kerry Bogert (Editor), published last month by  Interweave. As you are no doubt well aware, gradients are a huge popular trend right now, so this is […]

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More FOs

I’ve finished a few things since last Sunday. First up: This is the project I showed the const-on for last Sunday. This is Chezzetcook Inlet by Natasha Daurie, another design from Kate Davies’ book Milarrochy Heids. I also whipped out this: Cover Your Plans by Martina Behm, a knitting cover for my knitting planner, from a fingering weight […]

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Tettegouche Set

I finished my Tettegouche Hat early last week: As I mentioned in my last blog post, this is Tettegouche by Virginia Sattler-Reimer, a design from Milarrochy Heids. I used a natural colored Koigu KPM as the background color, and a Koigu KPPPM “Pencil Box Set” as the foreground color. And I made the matching Tettegouche Mittens, with a twist: […]

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Of Hats and Gauge

My hat knitting continues! I finished this hat this week: This is Let’s Stripe, a pattern by Nur Gutes, which is one of the 15 glorious hat patterns in Kate Davies new book, Milarrochy Heids. Mine looks a lot different from the sample in the book! I used some Koigu KPPPM as a background color, and […]

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A Tale of Two Hats

All hats all the time! I used my leftovers from my Geiger Cardigan to whip up this cutie: This is the Crown Hat, a free pattern by Hanna Maciejewska. It’s worked in DK weight yarn so my Wollmeise Merino DK leftovers were perfect for it. And last night I finished another hat. I apologize in advance […]

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