My current work in progress:

1. Alodia, designed by Moira Engel, knit from Swans Island Natural Colors Merino Worsted in the "Eucalyptus" colorway on U.S. size 7 needles.
2. Myriad stealth projects.

Catnip Mouse Pattern


I added my catnip mouse pattern to my Ravelry store today. I priced it at $1.25 so after Paypal takes its cut, that’s $.91 made on each pattern. I am keeping track of patterns sold and will donate all money earned from this pattern to animal charities when I make donations throughout the year. You […]

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Camp Loopy


If it’s June, it must be time for Camp Loopy! Here is my Camp Loopy project: This is the start of Angelina, a cardigan knit in an all-over mesh pattern. I am using Cascade Ultra Pima in the Coca colorway and am getting gauge with a U.S. size 7 needle. This pattern has an interesting […]

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Little Things


I finished my Fine Sand Cardi Friday night. Here’s the front: And here’s the back: I’m sort of lukewarm about it. It’s okay, but the yoke, I’ve discovered, is not a great-fitting style for me. So, on to small stuff. Because tomorrow is June 1, I whipped out a couple of new dresses for my […]

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The End Is In Sight


I made some good progress on my cardi over the long weekend. I have the body done, and am working on the first sleeve. Here is a bottom front corner (unblocked): And here is the (unblocked) neckband: Here is the first sleeve in progress: And here is Loki being a big help: “I’m holding it […]

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Holiday Weekend


First off, Donna C. is the winner of my copy of  50 Garter Stitch Gifts to Knit:The Ultimate Easy-to-Knit Collection Featuring Universal Yarn Deluxe Worsted. Thank you to everyone who left a comment! We are in the middle of a holiday weekend here and the forecast is for long periods of knitting! A lot has already […]

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