piksi, pixie, where is my mind?

I’ve made more than one of these Piksi hats for friends; but finally, a bright Malabrigo Merino Worsted red drew me in and forced me to make one of these adorable hats for myself. This hat certainly helps further along my current obsession with combinations of stockinette, garter, and reverse stockinette stitches, as well asContinue reading “piksi, pixie, where is my mind?”

knitting inspiration #138: elvis perkins.

He’s one of my favorite musicians, no doubt. And who knew Elvis had such a great “knitted” style? My friend declared to me the other week that my “fetish” is knitting for men, or knitting men’s items that I in turn wear. It’s true, indeed. She even boasted that I should open an etsy shopContinue reading “knitting inspiration #138: elvis perkins.”

gifted to me: hand sewn table runner.

My Mum, even the inspirational genius, knew I wanted a colorful runner to add some spice to my otherwise bland dining table, and so set about sewing me this gorgeous one. It’s perfect with my potted succulents or provides some bi-polarity to my cast iron, conservative candlesticks, which I adore. The reverse side is aContinue reading “gifted to me: hand sewn table runner.”