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January 2015 Spunky Club Samples: snowpocalypse skiff

My January Spunky Club spinning samples were quickly knit into a Skiff, from Brooklyn Tweed’s Fall 2014 collection, and it’s been the perfect hat for the unrelenting stream of snowstorms and single digit and colder weather we’ve been experiencing in Maine. 186 more words

A Change of Plans


Since the Christmas break, I have completed three Sewaholic Hollyburn skirts. They are gorgeous, classy-looking and very well suited to my figure, and the best part is that they’re pretty well made, if I do say so. 634 more words

Knitting, Interrupted

I have just finished up a few intense weeks of work and study in which there was no time for knitting.  I mean that in the broadest sense of the word.  765 more words


FO Friday: Little Wave Cardigan

Well, it turns out that mid February truly is the season for love, and I am delighted to say that I’ve fallen head over heels for the cardigan I just finished knitting. 74 more words


An Auspicious Start

An impulse I have when thinking about time is to characterize it as moving quickly. “I can’t believe it’s already mid-February!”, I may have written at this point last year, followed by some apologies and promises to be a better blogger. 813 more words

It's a Hawser Dress!

I finished my Hawser! And I finished it before my self-imposed Valentines Day deadline! As you can see it looks a little…ahem…longer than the pattern photo. 390 more words