cardigan · knitting · yarn

an oldie.

There comes a time in every knitter’s life when she (he) has to decide whether to rip or to persevere. Whether to knit that old but super popular pattern just for the sheer simple reason of “I want one too!” (said in a slightly whiney voice) or not. Whether to jump on the proverbial ‘trend’… Continue reading an oldie.

cardigan · family · knitting · norahWHY · sweater

squishy cuteness.

Taking a little break from all of the Tour de Fleece stuff for a moment ... This project is a throwback to something I finished quite a while ago. I heavily modified the pattern and my notes are in this blog post here. I knit this while pregnant with James, who at the time was… Continue reading squishy cuteness.

knitting · shawl

cool west.

Guess what? I have a finished project that has nothing to do with spinning or breed specific wool or anything! It’s a complete deviation and I luuuurve it! Pattern: Esjan by Stephen West Yarn: Berroco Ultra Alpaca in colours 6205 Dark Chocolate, 6214 Steel Oats & 6201 Cream                 Needles: 8.00mm Knitter’s Pride Cubics Platina… Continue reading cool west.