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Designing: Some of my Favorite Knitting Books

I love my knitting books. I feel like I can never have enough. I like being able to look up a small tidbit in one book and a piece of a neckline in another and possible cable idea in the next book and read some insight in another book. 307 more words


Pattern Spotlight: Market Day Cowl

Published in May of 2017 the Market Day Cowl combines basic purls, knits and cables with vibrant colors to evoke the beautiful traditional textiles of West Africa. 75 more words


Hiya Hiya Europe's Best Travel Patterns on the Web

A few weeks ago Hiya Hiya Europe contacted me to ask if they could feature my Something to Declare pattern on their blog in a post on the best knit patterns for travel. 329 more words


New Pattern: April Cowl

The April Cowl test knit is finished and the pattern is now available! The April Cowl uses simple knits, yarn overs and decreases to evoke the new shoots and sprouts of early spring growth. 51 more words


Non-knitting travel is greatly over-rated


My friends, it has been a winter. Not the worst winter ever, but definitely one filled with cold and ice and its fair share of colds and minor illnesses. 794 more words


New Design: Lemonade Cowl

The I Like Knitting April 2018 issue is out! It is full of beautiful projects including my Lemonade Cowl!

The Lemonade Cowl combines simple knits and yarn-overs with basic decreases in a simple lace repeat. 45 more words


Pattern Spotlight: Lily Cowl and Tee

Published in March of 2016 the Lily Cowl uses simple knits, purls, yarn overs and decreases in a modern nod to the classic Lily of the Valley.  144 more words