Addi Express King Size Fun!

I recently completed a couple of experimental little cowls on an early Christmas gift. I managed to find an Addi Express King Size knitting machine at Amazon [see the product via my affiliate link to the product page] and have created two beautiful cowls very quickly with some added detailing I wove into the stitches. I…

Charity

I am sharing this to offer you a fun way to generate some funds for your favorite charity. My workplace has Charity Fridays. Every Friday, in order to wear jeans to work, staff members donate $2 and attorneys donate $4 for the designated charity. This past Friday, my charity was NewHouse, a domestic violence shelter that offers assistance to women…

Glazed Carrot Cowl

I had some Malabrigo Rasta super bulky yarn in my stash that I thought would look great knit up in my Caracol Cowl pattern because it was short on yardage, 80.4 yards, instead of 90 yards. My project notes are here. It worked up very well and looks great! This little bandana-style cowl looks great…

My Twysted Prince

I was trying to use this really cool yarn by Phydeaux Designs, Phydeaux Yarn Beurre: Superwash Fingering Merino Wool in colorway My Sweet Prince. I figured it would work with other yarns and colors in my stash, but it just wanted to stand on its own and shine, so I knitted it up with my pattern, Twyst…

Caracol Cowl Quick Gifts

If you’re in a pinch, my Caracol Cowl pattern can be whipped up in an evening! Or purchase one of these ready-to-ship from my Etsy store. This is a bandana-style cowl and works great keeping the cold wind from going down the front of your coat without being too bulky between your neck and collar.…

Sweet Hearts pattern giveaway winner!

Congratulations to Lisa H. winning the Sweet Hearts pattern giveaway! Lisa purchased the pattern (and received five entries in the giveaway!) so she will be receiving a refund for her free PDF copy of the Sweet Hearts pattern! Thank you for your purchase and participating, Lisa! Even if you didn’t win this time, you can still be a winner…