My current work in progress:

1. Hats!
2. Myriad stealth projects.

Refined Knits

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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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Leap Year!

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Tomorrow is Leap Year Day and because I have’t run a pattern sale lately I thought Leap Year is as good a reason as any. So all my patterns available for sale on Ravelry are now 50% off through March 13. No coupon code needed, just add them to the cart and the discount will […]

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New Directions in Sock Knitting

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I have in my hands a review copy of this: This is New Directions In Sock Knitting: 18 Innovative Designs Knitted From Every Which Way by Ann Budd, published by Interweave and new this month. Speaking generally, there have always been two ways to knit a sock: top down or toe up. Do you think that’s […]

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Bogus Bohus

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Here’s something I’ve been working on for a little while: This is a cowl, my own design, based on the lovely patterns of Bohus knitting. I’m using all Rowan yarns, a mixture of fingering weight and laceweight yarns (held together to make a fingering weight) — the fibers are a mixture of wool, mohair, silk, […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day

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These are the first six squares for my Martin Story KAL afghan. Very appropriate for today! Loki sez: “Will you be my Valentine?”

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