Tag Archives: Patterns

Holiday Knitting, Patterns now available on Etsy

Three of my patterns, the Riley Hat, Ariella Hat, and Bianca Bag are now available from my Etsy Shop.  These three patterns are quick knits — perfect for holiday gifts! This year I scaled back my holiday knitting a bit, … Continue reading

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Diamond Ladder Scarf

Another summer, another test knit for designer Donna Druchunas!  I love her patterns — classic looks, and pretty easy but still interesting to knit.  This time it was a lace scarf, knit with Knit Picks City Tweed HW.  After finishing … Continue reading

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A Blanket for Jesse

It seems appropriate to blog about this project today, the day my baby boy turns six months old (how the heck did that happen?!). When you’re a knitter, fall is really the best time to have a baby, and this … Continue reading

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Netherlands Sampler Pullover

Or,  How James Became a Sweater Model :) I just got the go-ahead to post these.  This is the photo sample I worked on in August and early September.  The pattern, The Netherlands Sampler Pullover (ravelry link),  is going to … Continue reading

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Christmas Stocking

So, first of all, I completely failed at taking a break from the Christmas sweaters for the niblings.  The bad news is, I’m now utterly sick of the pattern.  The good news is that all six sweaters are done.  My … Continue reading

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Scarves, Sweaters, and Stash Knit-Down, Oh My!

The past month has been full of knitting.  I’ve been thoroughly enjoying making A Scarf of Cambridge Major, out of Rowan Cocoon.  I’m about halfway done with the third (and final) lead, and it feels like it will be very … Continue reading

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Making a list, checking it twice

I feel like the end of the Christmas knitting is in sight, and at the moment, there is only one baby I need to knit for, and s/he isn’t due until May (of course, their currently-four-year-old was three weeks early, … Continue reading

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