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Interesting, Inspiring and Links

In thinking about today’s post, I thought about what was inspiring me this week.  The Soak Wash Photo-a-Day has been pretty inspiring, and I’ve gotten to connect a little with lots of other knitters on there and see what they’re doing for their photos.   135 more words


Fall is for knitters: a look at new patterns

Yesterday, my 39th birthday (!!–next year I’m going for custom leather pants and a trip to Iceland…), was Brooklyn Tweed Fall collection launch day!

Naturally, I spent the morning laying around drinking an Americano and looking at cable knits. 292 more words

Emerson Fry knock-off, Brooklyn Tweed & some #shipspotting

Right now I’m in the midst of an internship at the office of a general practitioner but I’m trying to blog my summer makes before I’m totally immersed in fall/winter sewing and knitting! 810 more words


Someday vs. Right Away: small-scale Amanda alternatives

So the Brooklyn Tweed Fall ’14 Collection is out, and it’s a doozy. I don’t think there’s a single piece that won’t factor into some future post of mine, and a least a couple I can see myself knitting. 210 more words


Sweaters in the summer

I’m pretty thrilled with my SSKAL 2014 project, Coda.  The sweater is a lovely Brooklyn Tweed pattern, by the talented Olga Buraya-Kefelian.  The yarn is Cascade 220 (one of my all time favorite workhorse wool yarns) in Summer Sky, an apt name for a summer sweater project. 232 more words

Finished Object

Blog Hop Around the World!

Ok, this is fun!! Valerie, from Intricate Knits was asked to post in a Blog Hop Around the World, and then she passed the baton to me. 721 more words