Oh my gosh, how is it February first? January is always a difficult month for me because 1.) I’m burnt out after the holiday season and 2.) business is SLOW. However, this might have been my favourite January ever. If you follow me on instagram, you know that I got engaged to my boyfriend of…… Continue reading Highlights: January 2018
PRONGS is here! Snag the pattern on Etsy or Ravelry! Thank you SO much for your support and enthusiasm for this pattern! I fell madly in love with sock knitting this year, and knew I had to start creating my own designs. Allison Barnes was kind enough to support this design with her gorgeous hand…… Continue reading PRONGS Pattern Release
MOONSTONE is here! Snag it on Etsy or Ravelry Thank you so much for all the awesome feedback on MOONSTONE. I’m so excited to send my first mitten design out into the world, just in time for winter. I woke up to snow on the ground this morning – perfect timing! MOONSTONE is a fast,…… Continue reading MOONSTONE Pattern Release
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
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
My friend Chantal teaches a ‘Learn to Knit’ class at our local LYS. She talks about how there are two types of knitters – the ones who find a project, and then find the perfect yarn for it; and ones who just buy whatever yarn they feel like and figure it out later. Guess which…… Continue reading Unpopular Opinion: Brooklyn Tweed
I don’t know if you know me or not, but if you do, you might wonder what the heck this is all about. Hi, I’m Nicole, and I’m a serial entrepreneur. I’m joking. Kind of. I own a jewelry company called Salt Water Tea. I sell online, in person at markets and craft shows, and…… Continue reading My side hustle has a side hustle.