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Countertide Pattern

Still in the midst of knitting frenzy here, this week’s offering is Countertide

Another adaptable crescent shaped shawl, knit from the top down, with room to make the pattern you own by varying the width of the stripes, or saving the lace to the edge, and extending the edging. 76 more words

Spinning And Knitting


While I’m on a roll with this adaptable pattern concept, here’s another choose-your-own-adventure shawl, cousin to Willow and the upcoming Countertide.

Interplay is a top-down, striped, crescent shaped shawl, named for the interplay it encourages between knitter and pattern: this is a pattern you can play with! 257 more words

Spinning And Knitting

Flame Flowers

Toot toot. That’s the sound of me blowing my own trumpet. Please excuse me, I get excited easily.

It’s been very industrious around here lately, with much testing, swatching and late-night scribbling on graph paper, but I can now gladly say that the first of 3 new patterns is finally ready to come out! 314 more words

Spinning And Knitting

First time blogging

June 8, 2014

well, here I am. Blogging. Who would have thought? Certainly not me. 

As I’m working through a lacy shawl, it occurred to me that I would like to chronicle this adventure. 117 more words

Happy Summer. Happy Shawl.

Last weekend was the unofficial start of summer and by this weekend it is officially feeling like summer here in the South.

For the next week I’ll be featuring summery things, my summer knitting wish list and of course summery drinks to sip while you knit. 159 more words