I'm so excited to share my first pattern of 2016, Asbury Park, which is now available on Ravelry! Asbury Park is an asymmetrical, triangular-shaped shawl with a lace edge reminiscent of waves. The shawl is worked flat with a lace edge on one side. Since the lace edging is also worked in garter stitch, the shawl… Continue reading Greetings from Asbury Park
Dryads is my new pattern available on Ravelry! I am super excited with how this pattern turned out! Take a look: Dryads is an asymmetrical triangular-shaped shawl knit using approximately 400 yards of fingering weight yarn. For the sample, I used one skein of Voolenvine Yarns Lush Base (colorway shown is Phantom Fathom). (Note: Voolenvine Yarns has a new… Continue reading Dryads
Memorial Day Flash Sale!!!
I'm having a 50% off sale on all of my patterns that are available for sale on Ravelry today through Memorial Day, Monday May 25, 2015. NO COUPON CODE NEEDED!!!Enjoy! Happy Memorial Day! Thank you to all who have served our country!!!
Yarn Review – Manos Lace
Product Name: Manos Lace Company: Manos del Uruguay Fiber Content: 70% Baby Alpaca, 25% Silk, 5% Cashmere Per Skein: Approx 439 yards, 400 meters per 1.75oz/50g skein Gauge: 32 stitches = 4 in/10cm on #2US/2.75mm needle Care: Handwash & Dry Flat I recently received a skein of Manos Lace from Fairmount Fibers, the US distributors… Continue reading Yarn Review – Manos Lace
Dahlonega – New Pattern Available on Ravlery!
Yes, what am I thinking?!!! I should be cleaning the house and decorating and getting ready for all of the relatives that are arriving on Friday to see my daughter dance in her last Nutcracker...instead, I just want to wrap up this pattern because I am so excited about it! It is a fun and… Continue reading Dahlonega – New Pattern Available on Ravlery!
Color Affection Fun.
Now that I've finished the Pirates of the Phantom Waves Legwarmers, I think I will start another Color Affection Shawl. I've knit this popular shawl two times and, after all of the colorwork for the Pirates of the Phantom Waves Legwarmers, I'm ready for some garter stitch heaven. I've gone to my stash and I… Continue reading Color Affection Fun.
Sneak Peek – Dunwoody
Dunwoody is off my needles and blocking now. I loved the KnitPicks Stroll Tonal Sock Yarn that I used for this shawl. Soft and squishy and so reasonably priced. A generous 462 yards which was just enough Dunwoody with the Crown Picot Edging. I'm finalizing the pattern so stay tuned... I'll be offering a coupon… Continue reading Sneak Peek – Dunwoody
Sunday Morning Knitting
By now you all know that I love getting up fairly early on Sunday mornings to hang out with my hubby and drink coffee while he reads the newspapers and I knit. On the needles this morning is the (hopefully) final test knit of a pattern that I'll be sharing with you within the next… Continue reading Sunday Morning Knitting
Sneak Peek – Seaside Color Affection
Here it is....just off the needles...blocking later today!
On Pins and Needles
I might have been a little too ambitious packing yarn-y related things for our trip to DC. First, a pair of socks in stripey-yarn. I'm using String Theory Colorworks in Lacerta. I'm improvising a little pattern with a short-row heel and toe. As soon as I get the second sock done, I hope to share… Continue reading On Pins and Needles