Ombre black and gray socks for my guy’s birthday next week. Shh. These are knitting up ridiculously quick and I love the afterthought heel so the self-striping isn’t interrupted.
My sister sewed me this adorable little coin purse recently and since I use a man’s style wallet, I finally don’t have a sea of jingly change bouncing around the bottom of my bag anymore. Handmade gifts are the best.
My mum gifted me this gorgeous Pendleton swimming towel this summer. Isn’t she a beaut?
Working on a new pattern for a friend…
One of my best friend’s from college, who since graduation moved to New York, has been working in the fashion industry for years. He travels to Paris, Milan, and is the most impeccably dressed person even when he’s lounging in his gym shorts and tshirt. For Derek, its always about knitting forward thinking items withContinue reading “xmas gifted, #1.”
A very happy student of mine–who I gifted her first hanks ever–showing off this beautiful new yarn she’s a proud owner of! Ususally nicer yarns are sold bundled this way–so I bought her some fingering weight, handpainted yarn in a variegated blue colorway. She might use it for the Through the Loops Mystery Sock 2010Continue reading “gifted, 10.1”
Yesterday was my birthday; I’m not big on them–it’s nice to let them pass quietly. But, this unexpected gift came courtesy of my beloved Mum, who thought this would aid in all the bread baking, tarts, and cookies I tend to whip up on a whim. This is truly one of those gifts you hadContinue reading “birthday, 9.13”