wips: little stripes for little bodies.

Right after Jackie died last winter, I knit a lot of stripes. They were all for little bodies. It was so meditative and allowed me to find color in darkness. And use up bits and bobs from my stash. When you’ve been knitting a long time, you realize how much little tiny bits of leftoverContinue reading “wips: little stripes for little bodies.”

f.o.: shíyázhí sweater.

This is the Shíyázhí Sweater by Jennifer Berg, a fabulous Native designer whose has a number of patterns I’ve completed. The Shíyázhí sweater is a beautiful color work pullover for children and this one was made for my youngest nephew, on his 4th birthday this summer. Mine is knit up using all sorts of yarnContinue reading “f.o.: shíyázhí sweater.”

auto vest.

Knitted this little auto vest by Hannah Fetting for my nephew’s second birthday in a few weeks. He loves cars. I knit this up using Knit Picks Swish DK superwash merino wool in squirrel heather for the main color, a bit of coal for the wheels, and the following (from left to right) for theContinue reading “auto vest.”