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Blush Fabrics Tour

Once in a while pretty amazing things happen around here and being part of a Tour to promote Dana Willard (Yes that Dana, OMG OMG OMG!!! 338 more words

Pdf Sewing Patterns

Knitting for Grandkids

When I knit for my Grandchildren, I hope they will want to wear the clothes I make for them.  This means that the clothing needs to be comfortable, durable, and appealing to the wearer.  71 more words


Case solved: Boot match found

Cool Wool/ Lana Grossa

Falkland Aran/ Debbie Bliss

The winning combo

Sometimes it takes a while to find the right match. Yes, I did carry the boot around in my handbag, just in case I found a snippet of time to stop in at my local yarn shop. 77 more words


A Sweater for Not-Quite Sweater Weather

So, for my last post, I made a trapeze garment for summer. Apparently, I thought I needed one for Fall too haha. I knew when I picked  658 more words


Off the needles: Sheep Sorrel

Sheep Sorrel by Pam Allen, done in Falkland Aran (Claret colourway) by Debbie Bliss.

Extra Reading:

The New York Times T Magazine cover article about Dries van Noten


Knitting Calendar: Sharing

St Martin by Sir Anthony Van Dyck

Martin’s goose

Homemade lantern with storebought light and carrier/ imagemed.org

This weekend, we celebrated quite a few events in southern Germany, to mark the start of the dark half of the year. 298 more words



They loosened straps connected to dotted veils.

White gowns covered with black knits
Wept eldritch tears.

Weary eyes watched placidly
With all the power of mortals.

While sordid faith imbibed.