Ask Yourself: How can this be Unconventional?

One of the reasons I started my own business was because I couldn't picture myself chasing someone else's dream. One person I have found immense inspiration and support from is Jason Zook.

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Yarn Lust

I've been wanting to get to this space all week, to tell you about my magical, yarn-filled weekend.  It was like Candy Land, but with yarn. I went to Vogue Knitting LIVE to represent Stash, and expected to have a great time.  What actually happened was so personally satisfying and thrilling, it blew my wool … Continue reading Yarn Lust

Yarn Along :: Phoebe Mouse

    I have a modest collection on knitting books for children, and keep them on a special shelf near my yarn.  Every special once in a while, PB asks if we can "read a knitting book," and we choose one to read together.  Recently she requested we read Phoebe's Sweater, a beautifully illustrated book by … Continue reading Yarn Along :: Phoebe Mouse

Yarn Along:: Beginnings + Endings

I've been reading a new book, the sweeping sequel to The Passage.  It's complex and moving, even a little sad and scary at times.  It's epic and will probably take me a bit to get through.  And that's okay, especially with the help of a before-work-mocha and reading moment from time to time. My fall sweater is … Continue reading Yarn Along:: Beginnings + Endings

Yarn Along:: Out of Hibernation

From Ginny: Two of my favorite things are knitting and reading, and the evidence of this often shows up in my photographs.  I love seeing what other people are knitting and reading as well.  We went to the beach over the weekend with Sweetie's parents. Knowing there would be a 4 to 1 ratio of … Continue reading Yarn Along:: Out of Hibernation

One Long Weekend

Today is a quiet day of rest, recuperation, and reflection after a very long (but fun) weekend. I'm sitting here in what my mother-in-law refers to as "traveling togs", and others call a leisure suit; whichever way you slice it, I'm comfy and loving it! I spent the weekend participating in my first fiber festival … Continue reading One Long Weekend