My current work in progress:

Veronika Cardigan, designed by Shannon Cook, knit from YOTH Daughter in the Black Truffle colorway, using U.S. size 8 needles.

Camp Loopy Project One

I finished my June project for Camp Loopy last night: The pattern is “Love and Happiness” designed by Amy Christoffers. I used Hedgehog Fibres Merino Singles in the “teacup” colorway. I had three skeins and I knit til I ran out of yarn. I haven’t measured the cowl, but I estimate it to be 63 – […]

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Love and Happiness

My Love and Happiness Cowl is coming along nicely. I have three skeins of the yarn (Hedgehog Fibres Merino Singles in the “Teacup” colorway) and I just started the third skein. Using my razor-sharp math skills, I have figured out that puts me at two-thirds complete. This is my June Camp Loopy project, so I […]

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Camp Loopy 2017

Hard to believe that it’s June and that means one thing: Time again for Camp Loopy. Here is my Camp Loopy project: This is “Love and Happiness,” a cowl design by Amy Christoffers. I am using Hedgehog Fibres Merino Singles in the “Teacup” colorway, using a U.S. size 7 needle. A rather loosely spun single spun yarn […]

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Here it is! Finished! As planned, I set in the sleeves of my coat Sunday night and then inserted my sewn lining. After sewing the lining together (with sewing machine) I pressed down the seam allowance on each side front and around the back neck. I handsewed that (using regular sewing thread) to the little […]

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Almost Aspen

Here is my plan for the evening: This pile of fabric and knitting is my Aspen coat. I finished all the knitting a couple of weeks ago and decided to wait until Memorial weekend to make the lining and put everything together. I cut out and sewed the lining this afternoon. I created a pattern […]

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