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Knitting on Island Time

In British Columbia, the light lingers until late at this time of year. In fact, last night when I tucked into bed slightly after 11 pm, I could still see well enough to make out a small skiff sailing towards the harbor. 559 more words

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Interweaves Escapes Knitting Retreat

This May, Interweaves Escapes is hosting a 4 day knitting retreat in our own beautiful Lake Tahoe! This will be a one-of-a-kind, all-inclusive knitting event, featuring two workshops with designer Chris Bylsma, accommodations at Sunnyside Resort, gourmet meals… and… 44 more words

Tahoe Knitting Nest

Curious Handmade Country House Retreat in Cumbria ... My First Knitting Retreat!

This is a long overdue post … I attended a lovely knitting retreat back in March of this year up in Cumbria … it was a lovely few days spent with fellow knitters and crafters in the countryside … where all we did was relax and knit and occasionally go for a walk in the surrounding area … anyway here are a few photos from the few days we spent there … 9 more words

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A Romanian Retreat


November is flying by! You know that thing, where you are waiting for a bus forever and then 3 come at once? I feel like that is my knitting life right now and after a slow start I now have ALL the projects on the go, including several hand knit designs and a very special machine knitting project with Craftsy (!) that I am dying to tell you more about, but it will have to wait. 124 more words


Hats Off to You!

As I mentioned in my last post, I recently took a design class with Kirsten Kapur, and designed and completed a hat.  (I also designed a shawl, but it is not knitted yet). 404 more words


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


Sketch Journal Project: More Sketches and a Knitting Retreat!!

I have only a few sketches to show for. Fall is definitely a theme here. In my sketchbook and for a personal project.

These little pigs are for a commission. 154 more words