Second Sock Syndrome

There is a solution! Knit them 2 @ time, toe up on Magic Loop. I never understood knitting socks until I knit my first sock. They fit like a glove (actually they fit like a sock). Hand knit socks feel great. They hug your foot in a way commercial socks don't. I could be projecting, let's go with it.My sock journey began with knitting socks the traditional way, on double pointed needles. At the ... Read the Post

Making Waves

I was overwhelmed with the response to my Making Waves Poncho promotion. When I published the pattern to Ravelry last week, I offered it as a free pattern for the (Rhinebeck) weekend.Imagine my delight to find that the pattern climbed it's way to the #2 spot on "What's Hot Now" on Ravelry.  Making Waves continued to rank on the first page of "What's Hot Now" for the weekend.By the end of the ... Read the Post

It’s the most wonderful time of the year

Here is a preview of my Sailboat Colorblock Jacket.  The pattern will be available soon on Ravelry, so why not add it to your queue and favorites on Ravelry. This jacket is quick to knit (relatively - it is a jacket after all) in aran weight yarn on a US  #9 needle.Just the facts...Published in Tahki Yarns, Riverside Drive, Fall/Winter 2017.Skill Level: Easy. The jacket is worked flat, knit from ... Read the Post