My current work in progress:

1. Hats!
2. Myriad stealth projects.



The winner of Masterpiece Knits: The Modern Collection plus a skein of Dragonfly Fibers yarn to make the Picasso Socks is Ruth, who has been contacted. Thanks to everyone who left a comment to be entered in the drawing. I recently needed to whip out a pair of quick baby booties as a gift for a soon-to-be-born […]

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Another New Book and a Palate Cleanser


First, the winner of my review copy of Ami Ami Kittens: Seriously Cute Crochet! by Mitsuki Hoshi is Elaine, who has been emailed. Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway! Next, check out this great new book! This is Masterpiece Knits: The Modern Collection by Kate Chiocchio and Nancye McGill Bonomo. The book description, shamelessly lifted from Ravelry: The […]

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In Between


I am between insane cowl designs, and I thought something relatively quick and easy would be fun. This: This is a simple shawl of my own design, knit in a DK weight merino gradient. The yarn is Violet Lynx Dyeworks Pearl 250. You can find Violet Lynx Dyeworks on Etsy. I love her gradients! In […]

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A Winner, a Cowl, and a New Book


First, the winner. Judy (who has been emailed) has won my review copy of Refined Knits: Sophisticated Lace, Cable, and Aran Lace Knitwear by Jennifer Wood. Thanks to all who entered the giveaway! Next, the cowl. My Bohus Cowl is complete and the pattern is now available on Ravelry! Thank you once more to my long-suffering colleague Lemiel […]

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Refined Knits


Before I launch into this next book review, I am pleased to report that the winner of my review copy of New Directions In Sock Knitting: 18 Innovative Designs Knitted From Every Which Way by Ann Budd is Susan (sjanova), who has been emailed. And I have another book to show you. This is Refined Knits: Sophisticated Lace, Cable, […]

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