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Renegrade Craft Fair, San Francisco 

This past Sunday, we were able to check out the Renegade Craft Fair at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco. Upon stepping in to the Festival Pavilion, you can’t help but be overwhelmed by the size of this event. 471 more words


Completed: Cable-Edge Hat

Over the past week I’ve had a mild case of knitter’s block, at least relative to the previous week, during which I knitted furiously. But two nights ago, I broke through the urge to constantly second-guess and unravel my knitting, and managed to knit up a bulky-knit hat on my second try with this particular combination of tomato-red, wool-blend yarn and size US 10.5 needles! 200 more words


Irish Knits for Kids with Bergère de France and Rowan

During 6 months I spent in Ireland in 1999-2000 I fell in love with its beautiful nature, its unique cultural heritage and its open-hearted people. That is why when a couple of years ago I saw that… 112 more words


Meet the Characters: Theodore, Titiana & Thio

There are two special fictional people behind our name, Théo&Tia. As I explained briefly in our very first blog post, my sister is an artist who draws comics (very well, but I’m biased :D), and as my passion for knitting grew exponentially, she created an action comic one day for me featuring Theodore, a yarn ball, and Titiana, his mistress. 366 more words


Custom Order: The Jess Scarf

I’m so happy to present Théo&Tia‘s very first custom order! Named after its soon-to-be-ower, the Jess Scarf is a thick-knit garter stitch scarf with tremendous length and width — perfect for wrapping generously around yourself against the oncoming winter season. 78 more words


Completed: The Scallop Scarf

Théo&Tia‘s second scarf is here! The Scallop Scarf I introduced a few days ago is now complete. Take a look:

The Scallop Scarf was one of the hardest knits I’ve ever had to capture on photograph because of its unique colour. 215 more words


Time out to knit

Too often I get caught up in needless pressure from what people ‘like’ on social networks. Stress of trying to fit in or please is something I need to take control off. 329 more words