Never Have I Ever…

I used to be able to say “never have I ever….” about a lot if things in knitting until this year. It’s been a great year of learning and growth as a knitter, and I’m excited to continue into next year (as my 1,000+ favorites and ever-growing queue on Ravelry can attest).  It can be…… Continue reading Never Have I Ever…

Queen of Thorns

I got waaay too excited when all of Jimmy Beans Wool the Mystery Knit Alongs (MKALs) came out last year.  First there was Outlander season 2, followed less than a month later by Game of Thrones season 6, and ending with Gilmore Girls’ A Year in the Life. I couldn’t resist myself when the Dragonfly…… Continue reading Queen of Thorns

Idea of the North

I made my first attempt at colorwork with a two-color stranded knit cowl. I looked around for a fun pattern that wasn’t too detailed. I settled on the Idea of North cowl by Tanis Knits. The pattern repeats itself 3 times, inverting the colors in the middle repeat. The Madelinetosh DK yarn in colorway Esoteric…… Continue reading Idea of the North