twinklebaum.

Made this Twinklebaum hat for my mum for xmas; subsequently made one, in various colors, for every member of my family and a baby version for my nephew. These hats are easy, fun, and bring stocking cap to a whole new level—stands straight on end by itself, or flips over. Gorgeous, indeed. Knit up usingContinue reading “twinklebaum.”

xmas gifted, #2.

One of my closest friend’s, Mack, is downright one of the most fun people to knit for because she looks amazing in just about anything you give her (like here). What’s more, whimsy fits her well, so it felt very natural that I would whip up a pair of Through the Loops’ Reykjavik mittens asContinue reading “xmas gifted, #2.”

crunch time, 12.12

It’s that time of year again; that time when I’m up to all hours of the night, feverishly finishing gifts for the holidays. Knitting like crazy. And every year, I say I’m going to get started early; finish things in summer and fall when I have time. And every year, I do, basically, none ofContinue reading “crunch time, 12.12”