cardigan · family · handspun · knitting · norahWHY · sweater

norah sparkles

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

cardigan · family · knitting · sweater · tinytuna

Christmas Pumpkin.

This is going to be a slightly picture-heavy post but since I don’t post finished objects that are knit for the kids very often, I thought maybe you wouldn’t mind? I didn’t think so. I was struck with an urge to knit the kids some Christmas sweaters this year, which I never do. I had… Continue reading Christmas Pumpkin.

cardigan · handspun · knitting · shawl · sweater · yarn


I always identify myself as a ‘sweater knitter’ and more specifically, a ‘cardigan knitter’ but have I finished one in forever?! Nope! I think I kind of overdosed on cardigans. Although I wear one almost every day, I think I was sick of fitting issues, knitting in general and wanting to mix it up with… Continue reading inspiration.

cardigan · knitting · norahWHY · sweater

a square review.

Recently, I had the opportunity to try out and review Kollage Yarns’ square knitting needles. In an effort to find some needles that might help with my carpal tunnel in my right wrist, which has been an ongoing problem since I was in university, I thought maybe these would be the answer. Kollage Yarns sent… Continue reading a square review.