My current work in progress:

Corrugated Shawl, designed by Cecelia Campochiaro, knit from Crave Caravan in the Tilly colorway, using U.S. size 4 needles.

Four Years Ago Today

Four years ago today, my BFF L-B and I took a road trip to Martinsburg, WV to pick up this little guy: Today is our 4-year Loki-versary! It’s hard to believe it’s been 4 years since this ball o’ floof came to live with me. He was two years old when I adopted him — […]

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July Update

Blog updates have been thin on the ground due to the nature of my current knitting: secret. But I did a bit of sewing last week: Julie is pleased to be modeling her 1970s peasant top. On Tuesday, I can start working on my August Camp Loopy project. Here’s the yarn: And of course, Loki […]

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The Random Number Generator selected Monica Cortada to win a copy of Alterknit Stitch Dictionary: 200 Modern Knitting Motifs by Andrea Rangel. Monica has been emailed. A big thank you to Interweave for not only sending me the review copy butoffering this second copy for the giveaway! Right now I am between Camp Loopy projects. I finished […]

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Alterknit Stitch Dictionary

I have another great book for review: This is Alterknit Stitch Dictionary: 200 Modern Knitting Motifs by Andrea Rangel. Published by Interweave, it’s a 164-page hardcover book due out August 10. As you can deduce from the title, it contains 200 stranded colorwork motifs. They are described as being new and non-traditional. Some are geometric, […]

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I took a couple of days off after the July 4 holiday. The result? A finished Camp Loopy July project: This is Seawall, a scarf designed by Louise Zass-Bangham. I knit mine from Blue Sky Fibers Alpaca Silk. The scarf is double-sided. Here is the other side: This was a very fun knit — there are […]

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