My current work in progress:

1. Boxy, designed by Joji Locatelli, knit from Handmaiden Mini Maiden in the "Polar Sea" colorway on U.S. size 4 needles.
2. Angelina, designed by Vicky Chan, knit from Cascade Yarns Ultra Pima in the "Coca" colorway on a U.S. size 7 needle.
3. Myriad stealth projects.



Meet Horace. Last Sunday I felt the need to knit another bunny, a brother for my bunny girls, Dottie and Inga. They seem to be getting along fine! Horace is made from one of Julie Williams brilliant toy patterns: Boy bunny with a piebald patch. Her bunnies are addictive: you can’t make just one. I […]

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A Hat and Then Some


I finished the hat I showed you the start of a week ago: As I mentioned then, this was knit in Rowan Softknit Cotton, my first experience using that yarn. I loved it — so soft and lovely! I suppose I ought not to say out louds that I love it, or rowan will discontinue […]

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Cats in Hats


I mentioned last Sunday that I have a very cute book to review. This is it! This is Cats in Hats by Sara Thomas, and I was asked to participate in the blog tour for this adorable book. (There’s a giveaway at the end of this entry, so be sure to scroll all the way […]

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Sous Sous, C’est Tout!


First of all, Robin V. is the winner of my giveaway for my review copy of  Wrapped in Color: 30 Shawls to Knit in Koigu Handpainted Yarns. Thanks to everyone who left a comment. I’ll have another book review on Wednesday, of a very cute and fun book! Sous Sous Sous Sous, otherwise known as the […]

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Wrapped in Color


I recently received a review copy of this lovely book: This is Wrapped in Color: 30 Shawls to Knit in Koigu Handpainted Yarns by Maie Landra and Taiu Landra. As you may know, Maie and Taiu are the mother-daughter team responsible for the little slice of heaven known as Koigu. I think Koigu’s Painter’s Palette […]

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