Well Lookee Here

It’s the new shop to preorder the BeerSox coming in from Peru at the end of the month!!! Nab up your favorite colors. For the next week, when you buy up to four BeerSox, use the code TEST2012 to get $5 off each. It doesn’t work for orders of more than 4. Cheers! Let me… Continue reading Well Lookee Here

New Colorway Experiments!

I have been diligently working on the yarn front since receiving my order of raw sock yarn. Many of the colorways were predetermined, but a few have been allowed to develop organically as I dye. Since I’m dyeing the yarn myself, and this is the first run, I’ve given myself the leeway to make one… Continue reading New Colorway Experiments!

Jerseys are in!

Firstly, I haven’t had as much time to devote to editing the code for ecommerce so that it works properly, yet, so please refer to the Shops section for your ordering needs! If you are a WP E-Commerce whiz and don’t mind giving me pointers, check it out and send me a note on what… Continue reading Jerseys are in!

Frogging

While in Peru, I began a new Shifting Stripes Shawl. It’s fairly simple until the border, and then you have to switch things up a bit from churn and burn stockinette. And when you get to that point after enjoying a couple of pints, there’s a possibility one could make a mistake. And find out… Continue reading Frogging

Peruvian Adventure! Dos

I had the opportunity to meet with a representative from Michell while in Peru. I walked in to the shop and was immediately in a land of a knitter’s dream. Walls of cones of Alpaca! Some of which I had to have because Alpaca in the states doesn’t come cheap. And when you’re in the… Continue reading Peruvian Adventure! Dos

Wedding sweater update!

Just thought I’d post an update on the wedding sweater. I hated how the as written border was turning out on the sweater. I tested a number of borders and decided on this simple leaf border. It undulates, it’s organic, and it’s the right thickness. I have to finish the border and the sleeves this… Continue reading Wedding sweater update!

Wedding Knitting

My brother is getting married to his wonderful fiancĂ©e in a scant few weeks. The wedding dress has arroved and I’ve started on a shrug for her to wear if there’s a nip in the air in Boulder at the beginning of October. Most people don’t have the opportunity to get to know a future… Continue reading Wedding Knitting