The Shawl Formerly Known As . . .

If you follow my blog, you may have noticed I slowed down on blogging during the holidays. I wasn’t lollygagging about. [I never lollygag. Ask my husband.] I was testing another cleverly named shawl pattern for Casapinka, Mick Jagged! Now that it’s been revealed, I can blog about it! This one’s fabulous, as to be expected…

When the loom hands you lemons…

…make zippered pencil pouches! I finished a weaving project with some Tencel blend yarn that I had been holding onto for a while. The colorway as it was woven looks beautiful, but I had some tension problems with this yarn on my loom. ūüė¶ The scarf was not to be a scarf for long. I…

I’m glad I knit fast

A classic example of how knitting fast saved me! I learned recently¬†from Casapinka that I have the honor of being a sample knitter¬†for Miss Babs Hand Dyed Yarns and Fibers! Miss Babs wanted a sample of Black to the Fuchsia by Casapinka¬†knitted up to take with her to a trade show and needed it by…