2016 – To Plan or Not to Plan

Happy New Year! Although I guess it feels a little strange saying that since we are already half way through January! Usually at the beginning of a new year, I take stock and see how well I did with my goals. However I feel a little let down last year, which is totally silly. I only […]

Truss – Wool People 9

A few weeks ago, Brooklyn Tweed released it’s latest installment of Wool People, an annual collection that brings together independent knitwear designers from around the world. Wool People 9 is an amazing mix of beautiful shawls and architecturally inspired sweaters all knit up in Brooklyn Tweed Shelter and Loft. If you have yet to experience […]

Knitting in Progress, the Great Gauge Debacle 2015

The temperature is slowly starting to rise in NYC signaling that maybe this long, long, long terrible winter is finally at its end. The greatest thing about Spring weather in the city is I can still wear a sweater as a layering piece. It’s still a little chilly in the morning and most of the […]

First Sweater of 2015 and I Love It!

Hello, my lovelies! If you’re in the Northeast, I hope you’re surviving the frigid weather we’re having by knitting tons of warm woolens. I have to say, there is nothing like bitter cold to charge up the knitting mojo. I’ve been on a bit of a roll since January and between trying to knit like […]

Wool People 8: Eaves

Wool people is a semi-annual collection of knitwear designs by guest designers curated by Brooklyn Tweed. I could probably wax poetic about BT for days, but I’m sure you already understand what I mean. The photographs! The styling! The designs! Not to mention the yarns. Today I write not only to tell you that Wool People 8 […]

First Sweater of the Season: Bedford

Bedford was a nice, easy project to bring me back into the world of knitting. After analyzing my wardrobe over the past few months, I realized I was in serious need of some comfy, cozy pullovers in my wardrobe and this pullover fit the bill. I knit Bedford up in the suggested yarn, Brooklyn Tweed Shelter […]

A Fine Yarn Pop-up in Brooklyn

On Saturday night, I went to the opening party for Gauge x Tension, a fine yarn pop-up in Greenpoint. I had such a good time! GxT is run by Michele and Melissa and will only be open on Saturday and Sunday right up until the week before Christmas. Except for the weekend of Rhinebeck. because well, […]

Fall is for Knitting

I’ve been knitting! Aren’t you proud of me? It really has been forever since I’ve posted a sweater project here. I think the last one I finished was…….I can’t even remember the name! I think it was back in January. I started working on Hane while I was in Florida and when I returned I […]

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