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Sweater Virgin

After roughly four years of knitting, I have embarked on my first sweater adventure. I’ve always been a little nervous when it comes to fitted clothing because there is so much room for error. 456 more words

Brooklyn Tweed

Next on the Needles...

It’s a bit ambitious, I’ll admit it..but I’m starting this:

It’s the channel cardigan which is one of Jared Flood’s designs. I’m pretty stoked about it since I haven’t knit with Brooklyn Tweed’s Shelter yarn yet, and I do love the rustic look. 113 more words



I still haven’t blogged my latest sewing results and have a to-sew list as long as I am tall, but of course I haven’t forgotten about my other obsession. 500 more words


stasis pullover.

Another spring break finish was my Stasis Pullover, yet again a beautiful Brooklyn Tweed design. Some thoughts: despite being a very consistently even knitter and having spot on gauge, I ran out of main color yarn and had to scramble to find a skein to finish approximately 10 rows of the yoke and neck. 209 more words


carpino sweater.

One of two Brooklyn Tweed sweaters I finished over the break. The Carpino by Carol Feller is smartly designed, easy to execute, and gorgeous when finished (be sure to check out her blog, … 147 more words


A little Loop-y!

Some of you have already seen this big announcement, but now that it has officially gone live I wanted to let you all know that the lovely  286 more words

Kettle Yarn Co.

Ever Been to Churchmouse Yarn and Teas?

Churchmouse Yarn and Teas = Eyecandy for the knitter.

On Bainbridge Island a bit over an hour from me and a short ferry ride from downtown Seattle, Churchmouse can best be described as a cozy, more upscale yarn shop.   348 more words