garter baby coat. simple.

Stash busting again! But for Tiny this time. I had two hanks of Berroco Ultra Alpaca (colourway 6236 Chianti) in my stash that, if I were to have a girl, was to become the Tiered Coat from Lisa Chemery. But, as you know, we had a little boy in the form of Tiny Tuna: So…

sew renfrew.

You know when you finish something and your husband says, “Wow, you made that?” that you have a winner. For the first time in a long time, I have impressed him! haha I decided a while ago that I wanted to start sewing again but I had a couple of concerns about this: That the…

weaving baskets.

I had the pleasure of testing this sweet little baby coat, which I was able to work up last week. It was a pleasure to work up. Pattern: Woven Basket Baby Coat by Lisa Chemery (due to be released at the end of the month) Yarn: Patons Classic Wool in Natural Mix (1.2 balls) Needles:…

woodstove season.

After October 1st’s heavy post (which thus far, I am doing well but it’s only been 2 days – M printed off a copy and made me sign it, then he taped it to the bathroom mirror to keep me accountable … I guess he liked the idea?!?!), I wanted to share something that was…

a pledge.

This is a very odd time of the year to be making New Years’ Resolutions but something has been weighing on my mind for quite some time. It is time for action. Here it is: I have a lot of clothing. Over the past couple of years I have become more acutely aware of this…