Category Archives: knitting

…there’s a KAL in my future…

So guys, there a KAL coming.  It’s the Rose City Yarn Crawl Mystery KAL and guess who the designer is this year?  Yup, it’s me.  I’m super proud of this design and I so wish I could show you what … Continue reading

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…Wanda Estelle…

Finally, I am so please to introduce to you Wanda Estelle! Named after my great-aunt Wanda, this wrap features an intricate cable pattern running along the edge of a stockinette body.  The wrap slips easily over your head as an … Continue reading

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…meet-up and a new pattern soon…

Just a heads up that Melanie from Black Trillium Fibres  and I will be having a Shifted Shades meet-up tomorrow at For Yarn’s Sake!  We’ll be there from 2:00 – 4:00  with a mini trunk show and Melanie will have … Continue reading

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…once upon a time…

Once upon a time, there was a little girl who wanted a sweater…that was red… She asked her LaLa to knit one for her. It needed special buttons. And so her LaLa knit the little girl a sweater…that was red. … Continue reading

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…deadlines be damned…

About a week ago, Paytan and Elliet had a couple of days home from school due to pneumonia.  I packed up and headed down to stay with them while Mom and Dad went to work.  While there we read a … Continue reading

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…this is what you’re doing, this is what you should be doing…

So, I have been churning away at this… I bought 3 balls of Habu linen at Madrona and have been working on it as I have a spare minute here and there.  I sat down on Monday and was determined … Continue reading

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…a crawl, a show and a thank you or two…

Thanks to everyone that stopped by All About Yarn yesterday during the Rose City Yarn Crawl to see my trunk show!  It was a great afternoon.  I loved chatting with all of you about my designs and it was really … Continue reading

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…come knit with me…

Hey!  Are you planning to knit Winter Birch?  If so, why not nip over here and join the KAL that Knitspot is planning with her beautiful confection worsted.  That yarn is gorgeous and perfect for this project.  I just received … Continue reading

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…Madrona…

I’m headed to Madrona tomorrow!  It’s the first time I’ve been to it in a few years and I’m really excited to be going.  I’ll be teaching, taking classes, showing off my designs at the Friday evening Teacher Gallery, shopping, … Continue reading

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…super secret…

I’ve just taken a super secret project off the needles, it’s into the bath and soon will be blocking.  Wanna see? Well, that’s all I can show you.  Like I said, it’s a super secret project!  Did you really think … Continue reading

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