Cream + Sugar Cowl

Another finished object! Pattern: Cream + Sugar Cowl by Alana Dakos, Ravelled here Yarn: Pigeonroof Studios Super Sock in Dragon Mods: didn't notice the p2togs sprinkled in the chart; design feature! This is a little something I started knitting in the car on a short road trip last fall, and promptly put away after completing … Continue reading Cream + Sugar Cowl

Of Silk and Wool

Here we have a birthday gift knit with some yarn I once received as birthday gift.  I call this good knitting karma! For my sister V, a simple yet lush and lacy neckwarmer: Yarn: Malabrigo Silky Merino in Archangel, less than one skein Pattern: Fern Neckwarmer by Sue Granfield (free pattern download, Ravelled here) Needles: … Continue reading Of Silk and Wool

Owl Cowl & Neckwarmer

Introducing 2 free patterns!  And it's already on Ravelry, so queue it up! This simple stitch pattern can be worked flat or in the round to create 2 different pieces.  It uses less than one skein of Malabrigo and knits up fast. (yarn shown: Naturally Handknit Me by Nashua) Materials: Malabrigo Merino Worsted, 1 skein … Continue reading Owl Cowl & Neckwarmer

Ribbed for Your Warmth

I am still hard at work on my collection of neckwarmers, neck socks, cowls, and little scarf thingies for the upcoming craft fair.  Only 10 days to go--yikes!  This is one of my new designs, born out of a desire to knit something simple and quick but with some visual interest.  Inspired by the subtle … Continue reading Ribbed for Your Warmth

Garter Stitch Neck Sock

I have been working feverishly on new neck warmer and cowl designs.  A few have turned out great, others have been frogged, and still more are in my head waiting to be knit.  Last week I was frustrated when, after what seemed like endless hours of knitting, I had no finished objects.  So I decided … Continue reading Garter Stitch Neck Sock