Fairy Party Favors

PB's birthday falls just a few days into the new year, an inevitably busy, post-holiday blitzed out time of year.  And each year, I've felt like a celebration was an afterthought, something thrown together at the last-minute, just as the Christmas tree was starting to get crispy.  Oh yes, it's birthday time. This has resulted … Continue reading Fairy Party Favors

Cambrian Cowl

My first (and only planned) Christmas gift is finished! I decided to keep it simple this year, and wasn't planning on making anyone anything unless inspiration struck. There would be no forced sweat-factory-style knitting in my home this year! Not that I feel particularly obligated to give knitted gifts, I just have the good fortune … Continue reading Cambrian Cowl

Mommy & Me Hat

This was one of those perfect knitting projects; it's as if the yarn and pattern were meant to be knit together.  The saturated cinnamon tones of the yarn and its buttery, lofty texture were heavenly to work with.  The hat pattern was straightforward with just enough going on to keep your interest. If I'm honest, … Continue reading Mommy & Me Hat