My current work in progress:

1. Sous Sous, designed by Norah Gaughan, knit from Rowan Calmer in the "474 Khaki" colorway on U.S. size 6 needles.
2. Myriad stealth projects.



Thank you so much for all your nice comments about my Sanquhar Cowl! The pattern is now available for sale on Ravelry, here. For a limited time, until noon eastern time this Friday, December 5, the price of the pattern will be $3.00. After that time it will go up to its regular price of […]

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Sanquhar Cowl, Completed


I finished my cowl on Friday night. I started by googling images of Sanquhar knitting, and then charting out individual patterns based on the old photos I found. I ended up with 7 “background” patterns and 7 “squares” pattern. My cowl is knit in the round, using Woolfolk Tynd yarn and a U.S. size 3 […]

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More and More Sanquhar


The winners of my giveaway copies of DIY Holiday: the Crafting Life are David, Kaye, and Robin, who have all been emailed. Thanks to everyone who left a comment! I continue knitting along on my Sanquhar Cowl. I’m between two-thirds and three-quarters done at this point. Still lots of knitting left! And I am thoroughly enjoying […]

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DIY Holiday


I have in my greedy little paws a review copy of DIY Holiday: the Crafting Life, a magazine with 25+ holiday projects, including quilting, sewing, beading, knitting, crochet, weaving and mixed media. This magazine is available now from the link above, in either hardcopy or as an electronic download. There are complete step-by-step instructions for each […]

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Sanquhar Update


I am at the start of Chart #13 of my Sanquhar Cowl. I have 14 charts total, and I am doing each one twice, so I hope to be halfway done by the end of the day. I will make the pattern available for sale, once it is done and tested. I may need to […]

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