Emerging from Hibernation… (drum roll, please) Introducing The Italian Job. An asymmetrical Garter stitch shawl with mosaic stitch designs. The yarn is Periwinkle Sheep Watercolors and Watercolors II, colors are: Audrey Hepburn and Sandstorm. Next, Nasturtium Mittens and Headband This one has been in process for a long time, but finally the right colors made it come alive. […]
There is a cool story to this project; August 2015 I was at Stitches Midwest working at the Yarn Culture booth and happened to see a woman wearing this shawl walking by, and I thought, “Why not ask a complete stranger about her shawl?” So, I did, and learned about this pattern, Firebolt, by Mia […]
This is a design I have been tweaking for over a year, trying different types of middles for the main flower, changing the cuff, trying different color combinations. And I am off to try one more, a sunny yellow and rich navy blue. I call it “Nasturtium” and I think it will be a […]
Introducing Watkins Glen, my first design for KnitPicks, featured in their new release Twist and Tweed. It is an unconstructed, round neck pullover with cables on the front, and is worked in worsted Wool of the Andes.
Finishing up Featherweight Cardigan by KnitBot in Uncommon Thread Uncommon Everyday, color Tea Smoked available from Yarn Culture. Pieces all put together and now working on picking up 300+ stitches for the front band. Up next in sweater land, I will be making Dubonnet by Thea Colman for a Yarn Culture display in Eden […]