Tutorials · Uncategorized

Substituting Yarns: Tips, tricks, and encouragement!

  During my journey into the world of knitwear design, I’ve learned that substituting yarns can be difficult for a lot of people! I’ve been asked by potential buyers if they have to use the yarn I do, and the answer is NO, absolutely not!  I recognize that a lot of my designs use yarns…… Continue reading Substituting Yarns: Tips, tricks, and encouragement!

Finished Objects · Uncategorized

My Favourite Knits (so far) : Pullover Edition – March 2019

Welcome to the first rendition of My Favourite Knits (so far)! I’m currently on a journey of wearing more of my hand knitted items – I know I’m not the only one who treats their knits like precious treasures never to be touched. I finally have a job where I can wear my knits, and…… Continue reading My Favourite Knits (so far) : Pullover Edition – March 2019

Patterns · Uncategorized

PATTERN RELEASE: SHAG CARPET SHORTIES

Grab the pattern on Etsy or Ravelry! 10% off on November 6 using the code SHAGCARPET.  THEY’RE HERE! You guys – don’t tell my other patterns but this might be my favourite yet! The shag carpet shorties were inspired by 70s macrame, vintage upholstery, and this stunning Allison Barnes colourway. These socks are knit from the top…… Continue reading PATTERN RELEASE: SHAG CARPET SHORTIES

Patterns · Uncategorized

Cool Classics Knitting Pattern Bundle

Cool Weather, Knit Classics With the weather warming up, I’ve been less inclined to break out my bulky yarns. You know I love my chunky sweaters and warm hats, but there’s a time and a place. I’m excited for lighter patterns that work for both chilly mornings and warm afternoons. I’m always on the lookout…… Continue reading Cool Classics Knitting Pattern Bundle

Patterns · Uncategorized

PATTEN RELEASE: Part of Your World Socks

It’s here! Today’s the day! I’m happy to say that I finally finished the POYW sock pattern, and it’s available now! Check it out on Etsy or Ravelry! After finishing my Moonstone Mittens design, I knew I had to make it into socks – but this time, I wanted to really embrace the look of…… Continue reading PATTEN RELEASE: Part of Your World Socks

Patterns · Uncategorized

WEEKEND KNITS PATTERN BUNDLE

The Ultimate “Weekend Knits” Knitting Pattern Super Bundle   If there are a few things I know about myself, it’s that I like to stay busy and I’m a knitting fanatic.  I like to keep things moving whether it’s work, socializing, or projects. Sometimes, I need to slow down, and there is nothing more appealing…… Continue reading WEEKEND KNITS PATTERN BUNDLE

Uncategorized · WIP Wednesday

WIP WEDNESDAY: Project Round Up

Yesterday I decided to have a little contest on Instagram…the person who can guess how many WIPs I have on my needles/hook would win a free copy of my Cozy Campfire Beanie pattern! I’ve spent the last 24 hours giggling away at the responses. Two people guessed 42, and the lowest guess I got was…… Continue reading WIP WEDNESDAY: Project Round Up

Patterns · Personal

My First Pattern: The Cozy Campfire Beanie

I’m writing this with seriously shaky hands. I’ve finally finished, tested, and now published my first real pattern. I know this is so not a big deal. I really do. But for some reason, this is 10000000 x more exciting than publishing any jewelry listing.  Maybe it’s because knitting has become my escape from work…… Continue reading My First Pattern: The Cozy Campfire Beanie