project :: all wound up

Early this summer, I was happy and delighted to be asked to knit some samples for my favourite yarn shop All Wound Up. I joke that's my local LYS even though it's in another country. I had to keep these projects under wraps until the Christmas showcase that happened last weekend, and so now I'm … Continue reading project :: all wound up

call it done

It's been a 2-year project, one that was started with no clear idea of what I was making... scarf, shawl, blanket? I'm going to call it shanket... cross between a shawl and blanket. I suppose I could have gone with the old serape idea... For now, it's a nice colourful addition to my bed. And … Continue reading call it done

wip wednesday

It's been a long time since I've done an update on other projects besides those for our Etsy shop.  I picked up the Linen Stitch Blanket again after ignoring it for over six months.  I've added about 6 inches to it, so now it's a nice 34" long by 56" wide.  I'm thinking maybe a 40" … Continue reading wip wednesday

wip wednesday – the ripple, linen stitch and swatching

It's been a few weeks since I've updated my WIPs and while it seems not much has changed...and that is true, not much has changed, new colours bring me much happiness. My ripple blanket is growing.  My love for it is growing.  It's nice that it keeps me cozy and warm now while I'm working … Continue reading wip wednesday – the ripple, linen stitch and swatching