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Finally Finished!

If you’ve been following you’ll know that I have been making jumpers for both of my godson’s toys (Monkey and Duck) for Christmas. If you’ve missed my posts, a brief summary is that I wrote patterns from the toys’ measurements and hoped for the best! 212 more words


New pattern: Macoun

My current cardigan knitting is bopping along this week – it’s not as far along as I had hoped it would be at this point, but it’s getting there – but before I come back to that I have to show you a design of mine that is now out in the world today! 306 more words


Designing... Is it something only designers can do?

Every so often an interesting thread pops up on my twitter feed about the design world.  I follow quite a few of the designers I admire so a conversation about this very thing is bound to pop up from time to time.   611 more words

Talking About Knitting

It Wasn't a Retreat - It was a Strategic Withdrawal

Well! Last week was a big knitting week for me – I went to my first knitting retreat!  The retreat was the 2016 Mermaids Knitting Retreat, planned and run by the fabulous Melissa Highfill of Seaside Yarns and… 395 more words


A cowl or two

I’ve been busy finishing off a few designs recently – one is published as a pattern on ravelry and one is a very easy one which I would like to share with you for free. 334 more words


Halloween TBT + Cat Hats

Much like Henry’s Halloween tree from May 2011 (yes, of all the trees he could have drawn for this spring assignment, he chose a Halloween tree), which has “bin here sense the last Second,” I give you Jeff and Eevee in their Halloween hats. 60 more words


Lace Border Loop Scarf - October 2016 Release

Olivia – lace border loop scarf

Combining the beauty of romantic lace and delicately accented stockinette, Olivia offers a  feminine and elegant appeal while keeping you warm and cozy. 120 more words

Vicky Chan Designs