This post has been a long time in the making. I excitedly started this sweater back in January of 2012, and promptly put it into long-term time out after a mis-crossed cable episode. The sweater got some brief attention back in September when I had ambitions to finish it in time for Sweater Weather in … Continue reading Hooray:: A Finished Sweater!
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
This yarn has been in my stast almost a year, and I have been wondering what to knit with it for nearly that entire time. Madelinetosh is known for its rich, tonal colorways, and Tart really lives up to expectations. Deep reds with a black shadow, this yarn is smooth and sproingy, begging to be … Continue reading I Fixed It:: Hooray!