My current work in progress:

1. Mighty Mini, designed by Rachel Henry, knit from Socks That Rock Worthy in the "Tanzanite" and "The Green That Sings" colorways on a 3.0 mm needle.
2. Myriad stealth projects.



One of our knitting buddies, Beck, known on Ravelry as Lemonhalf, has with her husband launched a Kickstarter project: Knitprints! by Gusler Designs. I am a long-time fan of Beck’s work — she has crearted the graphic for my summer mystery KALs for the past couple of years (and she agreed to create a graphic […]

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Another Foolproof Cowl


I finished my second Foolproof Cowl the other day. I sent it through the washer and dryer and it came out beautifully soft and perfectly blocked. This was knit from 2 skeins of Wollmeise Pure, in the Wasabi and Pfefferminz Prinz colorways, using a U.S. size 3 needle. I did the “Free Spirit” option and […]

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Happy Mothers Day


Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there! I’ve been having a nice quiet day with my furry baby. Knits That Breathe Judgng from the number of comments on my last post, a lot of you are interested in a book of summer knits worked in non-wool yarns! The Rnadom Number Generator chose Pauline […]

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Knits That Breathe


A couple of weeks ago I was sent an advance copy of Knits That Breathe: 12 Breezy Projects To Keep You Cool by Julie Turjoman. While the hard copy is not due out until next month, the electronic version (which is what I received) is available now. I think this book is a great idea. The author […]

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I finished my Foolproof Cowl last week! My cowl is about 60″ in circumference. It goes around the neck doubled very nicely. This was knit from Three Irish Girls Kells Sport — one skein each of the two colorways: Mary Bailey and Illusion. I used a U.S. size 5 needle. The pattern can be found […]

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