Tag Archives: hand knit

Mowhawk Hat


Have been looking at funky wig hats lately… I hand dyed a bunch of thick mop cotton. Using 8mm needles, I made a bunch of hats testing out some sizes. Once I had the size right, I made this! When … Continue reading

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Hearts, hearts hearts, and a few more!


So here they are. All the test knitting I have been doing in the last little while that match up with the new pattern I’m testing out! I started with a single heart in a shawlette or bandana, and moved … Continue reading

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The Lineup


I searched high and low for any bast; through my personal stash of yarn, and then checked the work boxes just in case I missed any scraps! I’m so excited to be teaching at the New York Sheep and Wool … Continue reading

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Should I Block? Probably!


It is one of those questions that people ask me a lot. Should I block my bast knitting to finish it? Most of the time I just answer a very straight yes. Even though first I throw my own pieces … Continue reading

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Jen’s Golden Square Shawl


Jen posted her Golden Square Shawl that she debuted at the Festival Twist this year to Ravelry! This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download The Golden Square Shawl is a garter stitch shawl that forms ¾ of a … Continue reading

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Many More Cowls


I finished my comparison hemp cowls! I made both the 6ply hemp cowl (posted earlier to this one) and just finished a 3ply hemp cowl in the same dimensions, pattern and needles. Here they are side by side. Close ups … Continue reading

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Working On Some New Patterns


I have been making a lot of cowls lately! I was working with a thick cotton yarn, but could not find enough to sell. So I took my cowl ideas and adapted them to yarns I have available in stock! … Continue reading

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