Yesterday we chatted about how I started the planning process of the Copenhagen Cardigan by PetiteKnit, so I thought today I would share the finished object! I don't post as many finished object posts as I used to because of the podcast, but I wanted to start doing so again this year because it is… Continue reading Copenhagen Cardigan | Part II | Execution
This little cardigan has been a marathon in the making because I saw a sample at Knit City 2019 with my friend, Mairi, and then continued to think about it throughout the festival. I just couldn't get it out of my mind. I just loved the look of it and thought the pockets were brilliant.… Continue reading Copenhagen Cardigan | Part I | Planning
Slow cloth is just that: Slow. It takes a long time to make and there is deep consideration of the process. I started spinning for this project last year, on October 1, 2017, to be exact. I finished the spinning in February 2018 after a long final push to get the project finished. It had… Continue reading A Year in the Making: Sparkle Cardigan
Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Live Stream this week! It was a lot of fun and there was a lot of snow talk – never a dull moment, let me tell you! Welcome to new and returning viewers – I really appreciate you taking the time out of your day and… Continue reading Episode 83 LIVE: A bit of a deviation …
Recently, Norah asked for some new sweaters to add to her ‘collection’ – she has a drawer full of hand knit sweaters from when James was a baby and I knit quite a few then for both kids to wear. Sadly, they are now too small but she continues to want them in her dresser… Continue reading norah sparkles
There is something very satisfying about clearing off the needles and finishing up projects that have languished a long time. One of those projects is this one but not because it was on the needles for eons, mostly it is because it took a long time to spin, ply and finish. This project lasted almost… Continue reading Mammoth of a project. For real.
It is difficult to write about this sweater because it has gone on for a very long time. I started this back in the fall with high hopes of finishing it quickly but I became distracted and put it aside. The final product has been a bit disappointing, which I think I have fixed but… Continue reading the aftermath.