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May 20, 2015 ~ Finished Objects

I finally finished a few things this week.  Some slippers and a shawl.  I made my very first tassels!

A few weeks ago, or months, I had made some slippers for Ashlin with some left-over sock yarn.   300 more words

Things To Make & Do

Book Review: Colo(u)rwork Knitting

Would you like to share a peek at a brand spanking new knitting book?

Sarah E. White got in touch and offered to send me a copy of her latest publication: … 868 more words


Julia Farwell Clay

As anyone who follows me knows, I love color. Before I’m drawn to anything else, I’m drawn to colors, and most of my absolute favorite designers revel in it too. 34 more words

Knitwear Design Inspiration

Inspiration comes from everywhere

I find browsing Ravelry is a great start when I am feeling uninspired by any of my current projects. Not just the patterns section either: I love perusing my friends’ projects and seeing how they’re doing with their knitting and crochet skills. 245 more words


Knitted: Doctor Who - Inspired Hat

After the train wreck that was my mug cozy, I felt like I needed to redeem myself as a knitter and I think I did, so I wanted to share this finished knitted object with you all. 345 more words


Vogue Knitting Live Tip #1: Swatching

As previously mentioned, I booked myself as many classes at Vogue Knitting Live as I could. It’s not every week that I have the chance to study with the best of the best, so I took full advantage when I had the opportunity! 559 more words


Knitting Pattern: Nailed It! (NOT)

I’ve been working on a test knit for my mug cozy for probably a month, picking it up and putting it back down. The intarsia was a slow process, since I designed the color changes based on my own visual likes rather than ease of knitting. 683 more words