Share List Buckle up, folks, this one gets long. So there was a thing yesterday and I made a hat and showed up and here’s the photographic evidence. There’s your knitting tie-in. And now we’re moving on. Chicago was expecting maybe 75,000 people to show up and ended up with 250,000. It caught everyone, including […]

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Share List Hello, hello! It’s been awhile, eh? I’ve been a bit busy and distracted. Knitting-wise, I’ve been in a total rut, running through sock pattern after sock pattern. I haven’t been too excited about much of anything I’ve made, except for maybe a cowl that I made from some bright lemon-lime angora I found in […]

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Share List This is the story of my awesome pink Chiberia Socks. I really wanted to try a Fish Lips Kiss Heel. I’d seen so much love given to this bizarrely named heel method that I had to, HAD TO try it. Moral imperatives and all that. And I really wanted to make some socks […]

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Share List I was positively dying over $5 in Paris after Christmas. It’s a dead simple striped, seamless sweater and I totally had to make one. Immediately. I started it out with some orange and gray KnitPicks Swish Worsted, but quickly figured out that I didn’t have enough of the carrot orange. Lo and behold, KnitPicks had discontinued […]

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Share List It’s been quiet around this here blog lately. That’s what happens when all of your projects are for people who are known to peek in at this thing from time to time.  I’ve been knitting like mad to get things done. Undina Dress for Brianna My 3 and a half year old niece […]

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Share List I’ve been quiet. But see, there’s this thing called “Christmas” coming up, so blogging about what I’m working on is kinda not happening. But I can give you a sneak peek at the yarn I dyed for two of my secret Christmas projects.

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Share List I started this project back in February when I decided that what I wanted more than anything else in the world was a big smooshy orange scarf. I found the softest cream-colored chunky baby alpaca, gave it the crockpot treatment to make it orange. The scarf became my train project, and then was […]

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