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Friday Finds

It’s been kind of a horrible week at large, friends. Do what you can to keep your spirits up and help lift up those around you. Kelbourne Woolens is donating all of the proceeds from their pattern sales this weekend, including Laura Chau’s gorgeous new collection (Hopewell Rocks is included […]

Friday Finds

Happy Friday, friends! It’s a three-day weekend for me AND I went ahead and grabbed yarn for my Little Norway, so I’m feeling pretty good. It may just be the excess of coffee. Hilary Smith Callis, Turri ($5) Fiona Alice, Mirehouse ($7) Melanie Berg, Helgoland (€5.50) Sveetlana Gordon, Scarf Water […]

Friday Finds

If you follow me on Instagram, you know that I may have officially gone ’round the bend, as I’m planning yet another Lopi sweater before my trip to Iceland in September. As in September 1. As in, I have 4 weeks to knit 1.75 sweaters if I’m going to see […]

Macramé Monday: A Little Bit Distracted

So far I’ve been mostly talking about and practicing “large form” macramé pieces—daydreaming of making giant wall hangings and considering plant holders and that sort of thing. But then I checked out the book Bohemian Macramé (Lark Crafts, 2016) from the library and now I’m dabbling with other ideas! I […]

Friday Finds

So, a couple of weeks ago, I confessed my insane plan to knit a sweater and a half before the end of August. I’m almost done with the first! Sure, my house is in a STATE, but hey, my knitting plan is working. As long as I don’t distract myself […]

Macramé Monday: Photo Inspiration

I was in transit a lot last week so I haven’t had time to work on much of anything, including my macramé projects, so you get another week of inspirational posts! A couple of weeks ago, I came across the @macramemakers Instagram account and started following them. They’re an aggregator […]

Friday Finds

Happy Friday! Anna Johanna, Soulful Sweater (€5.90) Solène Le Roux, Prairie Cat Socks (€4) Olga Buraya-Kefelian, Sento ($7) All project photos are taken from the individual Ravelry pattern pages unless otherwise noted. No copyright infringement intended.

Macramé Monday: Helene Bress

Last week was really busy and I didn’t have time to do any knotting, so I thought I’d tell you about a couple of books I’ve used. In addition to the Macramé Pattern Book that I mentioned in the last two posts, I found The Macramé Book by Helene Bress […]

Friday Finds

How to tell that the heat has melted my brain: I’ve decided that I’m going to finish my #26 page 44 Lopi sweater (what a sexy name) that I started in January (it had to sit in time out because I knit the sleeve cuff pattern too tight, couldn’t get […]