My current work in progress:

Geiger by Norah Gaughan, knit from Wollmeise Merino DK in the “Schwefel” colorway, using 3.25mm and 3.75mm needles.

Collared!

I’ve been working along on my Comfort Fade Cardi and last night I finished the body! What remains to be done are the sleeves, and the collar/front bands. The pattern directs you to work the sleeves, then the collar, but I’ve decided to do these in reverse order. So last night/this morning I picked up […]

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Just for Kicks

Thanks for the great response to my Plaid Cowl pattern. In my giveaway, I’ve sent free copies to the following Ravelry IDs: catspawlace, pac300, kittymo, tarotemp, wooliechin, and durhampa. A couple of weeks ago I received a review copy of a new book: This is Classic Kicks for Little Feet: 16 Knitted Shoe Styles for Baby’s First Year by Helga […]

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Now Available! Plaid Cowl Pattern

Fir the first time in a very long time, I’ve released a new pattern: the Plaid Cowl. It is available for sale in my Ravelry store, here. The pattern is written in two sizes and beyond that is is very easy to change the size to suit your fancy — full instructions for doing so […]

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Persistence

It’s amazing what you can achieve with some persistence. Well, persistence and some days off from work where I did nothing but knit. Behold: My Goldfish Memory Shawl. (Cat added for scale.) Knit from Hedgehog Fibres Sock in three colorways: Nutmeg, Guppy, and Copper Penny. Here’s what I had left over when done. I calculate that I […]

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July

It’s July 1 and that means one thing: July Camp Loopy project time! I am knitting Casapinka’s Goldfish Memory Shawl out of Hedgehog Fibres Sock: The three colorways are Nutmeg, Guppy, and Copper Penny. The shawl consists of a lot of different stitches and textures in different sections. Here is the first section: In other […]

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