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Weekend trip to Port Townsend

Weekend trip to Port Townsend

My friends and I took the long weekend as a chance to get out of the city. We headed to Port Townsend, about two hours away including a decent ferry ride. The weather on Saturday was beautiful, though cold. It was an amazing two days, filled with good food, adorable shops, antique malls, fireball spices … Continue reading

So I know it’s not quite Headband Season yet

So I know it’s not quite Headband Season yet

But I couldn’t help myself. I knit this last night as I caught up on some American television (clearly taken advantage of my last few days in Italy). This is an extremely easy pattern, and my first on circular needles woo! Get ready for some webcam fashion shoot! I’ll try and take high quality photos … Continue reading

Fun story about knitting and traveling!!

Fun story about knitting and traveling!!

Actually it’s not really exciting, but if you want to hear a little bit about my knitting while traveling, then read on! I was originally trying to knit something¬†slightly¬†complicated. It was going to be another knitted bathing suit, black this time, and more geometrically inspired. A few days into Paris though I realized I wasn’t … Continue reading

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

… 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