Nordic Wind KAL

In the little break I took between Christmas and New Years I worked on a selfish project – my Nordic Wind as part of the Woolful January KAL. This is a most satisfying and rhythmic pattern from cabinfour, and worked…

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2015!

Well here it is! 2015. As I wrote on instagram yesterday, the end of this year is little bitter sweet as I cannot believe how fast this year has gone by. With a growing and ever changing toddler, and a…

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This morning

This morning I had the incredible fortune of waking up before the kiddo. It’s a rare and special treat (often due to a growth spurt on her part) and I try to absorb as much of them as possible. It…

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Pattern release : Starlight Scarf and Hat

   It’s always odd to work on knits for the coming season; a hat and scarf in summer? It’s funny to focus on something that doesn’t quite fit into the present. However, one must to get everything together and ready…

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Revisiting : Two Tone Cowl

  I’m so happy to have found the time to revisit this pattern, the Two Tone Cowl! It’s hard to look back on old patterns when you are constantly inspired with new ones, but at the same time I hate…

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Beginning and end

Here on the Northern Coastline of California we don’t really get a true summer. Surprisingly, the typically ‘sunny’ months of July and August are usual socked in with fog, which means that tomatoes and summer squash are a no-grow around…

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A Sheepy Yoke that fits!

There is nothing quite like knitting for a baby. Your own baby at that. I did my fair share whilst pregnant, and took people’s advice and tried to knit projects in a range of sizes so that my baby-to-be would…

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A change in season

Like most other knitters out there, this change of season into Autumn is a sweet time of year. To feel the temperature drop, watch the leaves change colour, and lucky for us experience the first rain of the season we…

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