It’s amazing how much kindness I have seen taking place in our creative little world. As events around the globe canceled or postponed large gatherings to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19, one of the first large events of the year, Vogue Knitting Live in Seattle, had to postpone. This left the designers, teachers … Continue reading Proximity Hat
Carla of PurpleLamb Fiber Arts asked to collaborate with me on kits featuring patterns highlighting her gorgeous handspun and dyed yarns! So here they are! Handspun Highlight Scarf and Handspun Highlight Cowl! Handspun Highlight Scarf is knit with Carla's Sparkly Merino Sock Weight in Lilac as the scarf body and her Handspun Mini Worsted Weight … Continue reading New Patterns: Handspun Highlight Scarf and Cowl!
Last week, I was asked to knit up a sample of the new Casapinka shawl, Your Slip is Showing, for Dream in Color. Veronica at Dream in Color needed it for trade shows and a kit! She sent me these beauties! They are in her Jilly base, 100% Merino single in colorways (A-D): Bedtime, True … Continue reading Your Slip is Showing Sample Knit for Dream in Color
I love it when I get to knit a shawl that appears in a major knitting publication! This time it's Ephemeris by Debra Gerhard of Spruce Lane Designs! Knit with Hedgehog Fibres Sock in colorways Hush and Wish. Deb’s really fun-to-knit (and easy - using just one color at a time) mosaic shawl pattern is … Continue reading Ephemeris Sample Shawl
Casapinka is at it again! This time, a poncho, All Points South, in Miss Babs Yummy 2-ply in colorways White Peppercorn, Chirp and Saffron. I really enjoyed knitting the various sections with the different stitches and colors. It never got boring. You can find my project notes here and purchase Casapinka’s All Points South here. … Continue reading All Points South Poncho
From now through 11:59 PM Central time, Monday, January 16, 2017, get 50% off my Silken Diamonds scarf pattern by entering code SilkenDiamonds at checkout. (Make sure the total is zero before committing to the purchase because I cannot refund if a code was not entered.) For all you stashbusters out there, I have a … Continue reading Announcing Silken Diamonds Scarf Pattern and 50% off Code
I was delighted to test Ann's stunningly beautiful cowl design with a cable and bobble inset, the String of Pearls Cowl. I knit mine with Madelinetosh Tosh Sport in colorway Vermillion. Ann describes it below: The row of bobbles, which remind me of pearls, nestled amid the center cable gives this cowl such a stunning look. It is … Continue reading String of Pearls Cowl by Ann Alger
Congratulations to Mulch and More Craft for winning the Betwixt Mine Eye and Heart pattern giveaway! Mulch and More Craft will be receiving a free PDF copy of the Betwixt Mine Eye and Heart pattern! Thank you for participating! Even if you didn't win this time, you can still be a winner and enjoy making your … Continue reading Betwixt Mine Eye & Heart Giveaway Winner!
Only a few minutes left to participate in the giveaway for a FREE Betwixt Mine Eye and Heart cowl pattern! See the details here. Remember, if you purchase one of my patterns here, you'll get FIVE entries in the giveaway! Also, if you purchase my Betwixt Mine Eye and Heart pattern, but win the giveaway, I'll … Continue reading Just a few minutes left!
Don't miss your chance to win the Betwixt Mine Eye and Heart cowl pattern! The giveaway ends Friday, January 6, 2017 at 11:59pm CST. Details are on my blog post here. Good luck!