Tag Archives: wool

Sideways sweater for Hannah

This is another sweater from the pile of UFOs. I started it sometime in the spring from scraps of who knows what from my grandmother’s yarn stash. The main yellow yarn is Cascade Ecological Wool and I think the maroon … Continue reading

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Friend photoshoot

I posted a few days back about finishing all of the random projects I have left to languish over the years. This “fishnet” fringe vest is one of them. I remember crocheting this at the call center, pulling surveys from … Continue reading

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Summer knits

I finally wore the Gemini pullover I began way back when. Using Debbie Bliss Wool Cotton and a #US 7, i whipped it up with few problems. It is reversible but I like the lacey part facing towards the front. I got … Continue reading

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Noro Crop top!

I was watching TV the other night when the best idea jumped into my head. I had to swatch and sketch right away. I had to have the sweater in my head: A sideways, cap-sleeved boxy Noro top.  A few … Continue reading

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Summer Flies

I bought this white Malabrigo Silky Merino a long while ago. I squeezed it often when looking through my stash but never knew exactly what the yarn “wanted to be.” The silk/wool combo is soft and shiny, I knew it … Continue reading

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Some of my favorites

I bought a giant bag of this bulky blend yarn at a thrift store a few months ago. I bought it because I rarely find large quantities of any yarn at the thrift store for so cheap. I spent 5 … Continue reading

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Regina hat

I knit this using the FREE PATTERN DOWNLOAD on Carina Spencer’s Facebook page. Isn’t it lovely? The best part about the Regina pattern is that you can use any yarn weight.  I used two colors of Rowan Kid Classic leftover … Continue reading

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