Above: The fabric feels very nice, and has a great drape to it. A custom order for a client.....this hufflepuff scarf pattern was picked from 3 options available the other 2 were a bit fancier. One had an option for the house crest at the bottom and the other was a double knit which would … Continue reading Hufflepuff pride
Knitting anything is generally very satisfying. But knitting a whole object quickly is awesome. I managed to start and finish this small shawl in 3 days. (total working time was approximately 6 hrs). Finished, ends weaved in and blocked it looks wonderful. Excuse the blurry photos my little girl is in constant motion .
After I had gotten several rows into the lace shoulderette of the aeolian shawl I had assumed it would be tiny and fit Isabelle nicely. So I cast it on not realizing how long it would take me and how big it would turn out! 10/17 So I am trying this again. A lace shawl … Continue reading A lace shawl for Belle
For the flu! And the never ending ruthless cough...... It has invaded my house brought home via several cute adorable previously happy children. We had a week of full out sick kids then we were left with this cough. It's low in the chest and just relentless. All night long all I can hear is … Continue reading Tis the season….
Row 36....9 rows away from the finish I look down and am puzzled by the very large gap I see in my shawl. How did that get there? Then it dawns on me........ Its A Huuuuge no wait yuggggge mistake. My lace shawl has dropped rows in the extremely lacey portion. Enter extremely concerned attempts … Continue reading Mistakes in lace
**Today is a dreary sort of day but I have grand plans for tonight which makes the day feel quick. **the date was September 15th 😊 Outside is overcast, rainy with the occasional break in the clouds and rainbow but mainly blah. It's also surprisingly cold, although it is the middle of September now so … Continue reading Saturday Coffee & Knits
Dinosaur Photo Prop This year has been alot of handmade knits for babies.... Amber my older sister is expecting anytime now (October) and the first project I made for her was the blanket of memories. There are several blog posts written about it but its basically the same blanket my mom would have made for … Continue reading Baby Dinosaur Costume
Pattern is Chestnut Mittens by Knox mountain & Co. I first made these for my son JJ in a childsize as a test knit. But I remade them for myself because I love the texture and simple elegance that these mittens have. They are made with a golden mustard yellow to match my hat that … Continue reading Chestnut mittens
The wooly bear pattern is this cute tiny knitted bear. I've seen it pop up in very random places on instagram and have also come across a hippo adaptation that i'm completely in love with! After finishing the baby blanket for my sister and whipping thru a couple other rows on several wips'. I decided … Continue reading Wooly Bear
hey everyone, So I was just playing around and decided to record a vlog haha. The link is below and I don't believe the picture quality is the greatest but hey it's my first attempt and I would appreciate any feedback or if you have any suggestions on how to improve for my next one! … Continue reading Video blog