Amelie Cowl

A while back, I knitted a prototype for Casapinka, it became the Klickitat Street Cowl. I used 4 of the 6 colors in the Phydeaux Yarn Cachemire Amelie Mystery Mini Skein set and the main color was Indigodragonfly MCS Sock in colorway Sonic f$ ing death monkey. (Hey, I don’t come up with these colorway names!) Both yarns contain…

Hummingbird Shard Shawlette

I wanted to knit something “different” and this fit the bill: Shard, by Romi Hill, gives an interesting and organic result that pretty much can be done without looking at the pattern after you get the hang of it. It requires at least one color within the colorway be 12-14″ long to make the shard. I…

Pink Cactus Caracol Cowl

Sometimes the things you seek are right in front of you. Case in point, I was trying to find a pattern I wanted to knit up with this beautiful Knit Collage Cast Away in colorway Pink Cactus. I purchased this yarn from Loops of Tulsa, OK. The uniqueness of this yarn makes it a tad…

Organic Merino Capelet

Just recently finished this lovely and warm capelet with Elliebelly Naiad Organic Merino Wool in colorway Bouquet. It is for sale in my Etsy shop here. The mock turtleneck and stretchy wide ribs are soft and comfortable and the organic merino wool is toasty and warm. Very feminine and pretty. Modified the FREE pattern, Eyelet Round…

Best 9 of 2016

Noticing others posting their Best 9 of 2016, I hopped on the band wagon. In July of this year, I began publishing my own designs and tried my hand at a different tool, the Addi Express King Size knitting machine. You can find the ready-to-ship items in my Etsy shop here. And the patterns in my…

Minty Fresh Cowl and Sale!

I hope the holidays have been good to you! During the Christmas weekend, I received some lovely Universal Yarn Uptown Worsted in Aqua and Steel Gray for Christmas and decided they would look great knit up into a When Winter Winds Blow cowl. This minty fresh, super soft cowl is for sale in my Etsy shop.…