• Shifting Dunes Shawl Release

    The one thing about living near the beach when you have a five year old and a puppy is that your car contains, at any one moment in time, enough sand to build a sand castle of immense size right there in the actual car. No matter how many times you vacuum it out. It’s …

    More  →
  • Whoa Nelly-My Annual Holiday Sale!!!

    Today, just think of me as a little holiday elf. With curly hair.┬áSpreading cheer and goodwill. I have my entire catalog of patterns on sale through Christmas. Every single one of my designs are 30% off RIGHT NOW with the Ravelry code elf2017. Considering what a crazy year this was, I really have to pat …

    More  →
  • At Long Last: Twist Shawl Update

    This baby has been a long time coming. Persistence pays off. After my last attempt came out close-but-not-quite, I tried again. I hope I don’t jinx myself when I say: it’s perfect!!! I love my Twist Shawl pattern. It has a fond place for me. It was my first pattern that really had any momentum …

    More  →
  • Take Me to the Party – The Shawl to End All Shawls

    This is the Little White Shawl version of the Little Black Dress. Everyone needs one. I call it Take Me to the Party. Secret #1: if you start knitting it now, it’ll be done in time for the holiday parties. Secret #2: it glimmers. There are sequins! Because I am that adult that glances longingly …

    More  →
  • My Favorite New Knit for Fall: Bayland Cowl

    I’ll be honest. I am devastated that summer is coming to end. I truly am. I love the heat. The sun. The swimming. All the light that never seems to end. And then there’s fall. Which has its own positive attributes. Pretty leaves. Pumpkin scented candles. Golden tinted light. My new Bayland Cowl reminds me …

    More  →
  • Must See: Hot New Designs for Knit Tees and Tanks

    August! This is always the time of year when I flip the page on the calendar and my heart skips a few beats. I panic. The “last” month of summer. Then I remember the weather is nice for at least another two months and summer is not at all over.┬áPull it together, Andrea! I just …

    More  →
  • Blast Off to the Sun: Possibly the Most Amazing Shawl Pattern of All Time

    From the very first stitch, this project felt celestial to me. Maybe it was the prismatic golden yarn with its silky sheen. I honesty don’t know. This shawl design literally transported me from one life into the next, and I don’t plan to forget it anytime soon. This shawl–I call it Blast Off to the …

    More  →
  • We’re Accomplishing Things Like Crazy Over Here! Twist Cowl Pattern Update

    Hold on to your needles, folks! I have begun systematically reworking all my earliest pre-tech editor patterns to make sure my Ravelry catalog is absolutely perfect, knitter-friendly, and as clearly written as possible. After months of work, the Twist Cowl pattern has been updated on Ravelry! I first published the Twist Cowl almost two years …

    More  →
  • Garden Party Cowl Pattern Release

    Like all good things in life, this new Garden Party Cowl design has been a long time coming. It was a quick and delightful knit–one of those designs that just flew off my needles. No problems. Completely cooperative. No frogging. No cussing. No crying. That’s how I like to knit. And then this dear cowl …

    More  →
  • It’s Time for the Super Duper Birthday Sale

    This year whizzed by. It’s honestly a bit of a fog. I would like to say thank you to all the knitters out there who have supported me this past year, stopping by this space to read and say hello. ┬áBecause I’m turning 38 this year (Whoa! Shockingly close to 40!), all patterns released during …

    More  →
Updating…
  • No products in the cart.