If you've been following my blog, you know I love to test and sample knit for Casapinka. Here's another one I did for her with her beautiful and easy pattern, One and Done! I knit it with Knitwhits Freia Handpaints Ombre Shawl Ball Merino fingering in colorway Xenon, a new gradient color. I have to give … Continue reading Xenon One and Done!
Ply Magazine had their first annual spinning retreat this past weekend (April 21-24, 2016) at the Westin Crown Center in Kansas City. I decided to check it out even though I'm not a spinner, but because YOU KNOW I love the vendor markets at these things! Here are photos of the vendor market. Vendors present were: … Continue reading PLY Away 2016
I got another super bulky Freia from the kind folks at Loops in Tulsa. So I was looking for something fun to make with it. It's Freia Ombre Super Bulky in colorway South Beach. Very pretty gradient! Coincidentally, I happened upon a Clover Extra Large Pom Pom maker at JoAnn and snagged it with my … Continue reading South Beach Pom Pom Hat
I must be going through my Tulsa stash, because right after I made the Bison Amid the Daisies Cowl, I immediately cast on my Melon Super Bulky Cowl based on the free pattern by Kelly Hetchinger, the LTYC Super Bulky Cowl. According to Ravelry, this is the 7th cowl I've made from this pattern. I … Continue reading Melon Super Bulky Cowl ~ Amazing 2-Hour Project!
Last Friday, hubby and I went on a little road trip to Tulsa, Oklahoma. He wanted to try a new BBQ place for lunch and see some drag racing that evening, so it opened up the rest of the time for local yarn shop hopping! Of course, this post is about the yarn shops portion of our … Continue reading Yarn Shop Hopping in Tulsa