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A Manning Park Hat for Him

Laura Dear has a lovely pattern that I’ve spoken about before: The Manning Park Hat 

It’s warm (with a double, turned brim), classy and fun! The color work is easy and the crown decreases make a lot of sense to me. 125 more words


Fair Isle All Over

When we first designed the Strange Brew pattern I immediately wanted to take it to the next level. Patterning at the yoke? Nice. But patterning all over?! 762 more words


Heart On My Sleeve - over $53,000 donated - 40,000 people protected

Hurrah for knitters! Since the Heart On My Sleeve ebook launch in February, we’ve sold over 3200 ebooks and donated all of the income (a whopping total of $53,745 USD) to the… 1,018 more words



Central New Mexico rarely has “heavy coat weather,” but October-April is definitely “scarf season.” Temperatures rise and fall 30 degrees within a single day; mornings and evenings are chilly and afternoons warm-ish. 120 more words

Crazyheart and KAL round-up!

My son Max currently loves his hand-knit sweaters (but only has one or two that fit) and always chooses this one. It was time to add to his sweater collection, and with Max’s love of mad colours (and my own) in mind, I decided to make him a… 1,007 more words


pantone spring 2017

Time to look at the Pantone colors again as we’re clearly into spring now (well at least here) and get a bit of color inspiration for seasonal projects. 620 more words


Spring Break, Part 1

What takes the edge off of hosting a week-long family visit? Knitting cashmere in the round, that’s what.

I purchased Bonnie Marie Burn’s ChicKami pattern… 190 more words