Pillow Pattern!

A few months ago Becca from the Bagsmith told me about her new product, the Apple Creek Felt Pelt. She described it to me as a sheet of pre-felt. I didn’t tell her this, but I didn’t really know what she was talking about! Then I got some in the mail, and I was still a little lost. It was beautiful with all it’s color variation, but what the heck was I supposed to do with it? I played with … Read More

FO Friday: Randomness

Ok, so only one of these images is of an FO, and I actually finished them a few weeks ago, but the rest are things I’ve actually worked on this week…so it all counts right? It’s Friday, I feel like the rules don’t apply quite as strictly today anyways, and it’s been forever since I’ve posted for FO Friday, so here goes! Recycled Bag Wrapping Paper Christmas presents wrapped in recycled bags! I try to be eco-conscious, but I don’t … Read More

WIP Wednesday: slippers and comics

I knit a pair of these adorable Not-So-Tiny Slippers by Ysolda Teague last week for the shop. They are super quick, and super cute!  So I decided I needed my own pair. I started them a couple nights ago, and then I did the bulk of it last night, when I was tired…that was NOT a good idea. You’ll see in the photo below that the cute little yarn over holes are not centered… I’m a little bit of a … Read More

Display your hand knits!

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Maybe this is just me, but I tend to let most of my knit items sit in a bag in my closet. Some of them don’t fit me, because they are sample size 32″ bust (which I am not!) and others are just shawls that I don’t wear, or only wear very occasionally, and a couple I have never worn for whatever reason. Anyways, with the exception of Brian’s bookshelf of comics our ‘dining room’ is my office. I spend … Read More