Posted in June 2012

Selling pieces/patterns

Okay knitters! This is a very serious post, I need commentors! Whenever I knit something really cool all of my friends want me to knit one for them. They often offer to pay for it, but they still don’t realize how much time it can take- I do NOT have time to knit 6 people … Continue reading

Designing a Lace Chart

Designing a Lace Chart

I’m currently knitting and designing a bathing suit. The middle middriff part is going to be lace. This is the most unique piece I have tried to design so far, and I decided to go all out and create my own charted lace. This is the first time I’ve created my own chart and tried … Continue reading

Finding a Yarn Store

Finding a Yarn Store

Originally posted on Summer in Pescara:
I found an adorable yarn store, although I can’t promise I’ll be able to find it again. I found it while out on a bike ride through town. I was looking for either liquor or some good looking pastries, so I was just wandering around. I’m still not sure…

… I knit lots of things!

… I knit lots of things!

Oh my goodness, so I actually have two completely finished projects I’ve been putting off writing up patterns for, and taking awkwardly posed photos in. Seen above is an off the shoulder chunky sweater I made for spring, and I knit a beach cover up for the summer. I am so frustrated with myself! I … Continue reading

… I made a native american costume

… I made a native american costume

Okay: I’m starting to question my decision to post posts like this one. I know my blog followers/hap stance readers are often older, responsible, amazing people. People who probably don’t make slightly scandalous Indian costumes, and will never have a need for scandalous Indian costumes. For those readers: There are those of us who are often … Continue reading

… I designed a t-shirt design for my department

… I designed a t-shirt design for my department

Check it out! I’m awesome at using paint to design basic things like this. We’re yet to actually make shirts out of it, but most everybody really likes it! If you haven’t absorbed the deep symbolism it’s supposed to represent biology and engineering coming together.