PLY Away 2016

Ply Magazine had their first annual spinning retreat this past weekend (April 21-24, 2016) at the Westin Crown Center in Kansas City. I decided to check it out even though I’m not a spinner, but because YOU KNOW I love the vendor markets at these things! Here are photos of the vendor market. Vendors present were:…

The Doodler Sample Shawl for Miss Babs

Woo hoo! I got to knit WestKnits’ Doodler for Miss Babs to take to the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival May 7-8, 2016! She wanted to show off her beautiful and squishy Keira yarn. Now I see why over 3,800 projects exist on Ravelry! Miss Babs and her talented folks chose Topaz for Color A, Ginkgo for Color B and Violaceous…

Kitty Invisibility Cloak

Top Secret Reveal:  I had a fun time knitting this test shawl for Casapinka, the Kitty Invisibility Cloak! The yarn is Hedgehog Fibres Skinny Singles in color ways Spell and Hush. The way this is knit up is rather clever, but I won’t give away the secret. But it doesn’t constitute picking up all the stitches at…