I stumbled across these in the Fall 2010 issue of Vogue Knitting in an advertisement. I had seen them before but it was actually my mom who mentioned how much she liked them. The Long Striped Hand Warmers by Whitney Van Nes is a simple, easy-to-follow, instant-gratification-type pattern. I loved it. That said, I almost… Continue reading for cool Fall evenings.
I love Fall – I think I mentioned that in a recent post. We have lived in our current apartment for almost 4 years but we have never been free to go to the Annual UBC Apple Festival. Since we will be moving soon, we decided to make sure to go this year. I couldn’t… Continue reading apples. apples.
I love neutrals ... I love working with cream and beige ... I love to focus on the fabric and texture rather than the colour ... I think my tastes are changing. Recently, thinking outside the box in terms of the knits I have been choosing to focus on has had me thinking about branching… Continue reading colour backlash.
A close friend of mine deserves a wonderful, colourful baby sweater knit out of yarn that she would probably never splurge on and buy for herself. Therefore, when trying to decide on a baby project for said close friend, it didn’t take me long to decide on Sweet Georgia – but which to choose? Enter… Continue reading bright + beautiful + cute sweater.