Framework Bralette and Holiday Gift Project

Shortly after finishing Vellichor and having a whole skein leftover, I wanted a quick weekend knit to use up the yarn rather than throw it back in my stash. I had been eyeing up patterns by Jessie Maed Designs for some time now. Several of their designs would make good wardrobe staples that can be […]

New Drum Carder

This week was the Mr. and my wedding anniversary. As crazy as things have been we really did not plan to do anything nor talk about gift giving and such. While we are not much of the surprise giving kind of couple the Mr. did hit me up with a big one this year. I’ve […]

Vellichor and Travel looms

After over a year I finally finished a project I started right after the start of lockdown. My Vellichor sweater, a pattern by Andrea Mowry, was knitted with Cascade Heritage Solid in charcoal (the main color) and Miss Babs Yummy 2 ply in Joan of Arc. The pattern originally called for three but I thought […]

Zee Zee Anniversary and Darning Update

The first of May marked Zee Zee’s fourth anniversary with us. We celebrated the week letting her decide on what routes to go on our morning walks (though that seems to be a regular thing these days) and a trip to a local pet store to pick out a few treats. We even made the […]

Ultra Man to the rescue

My first mend for the month is an “ultra man” plush that I had made and given my brother as a holiday what feels like eons ago. I want to say that he was one of my first knitted plush projects. Up until then I was mainly crocheting all of my plush. While I can’t […]

Mend March and Gyoza

I recently discovered that March is the month to mend… and do we have a pile to mend. The pile consists of items we have loved over the years and have worn down a bit. I’m going to try to extend the life of these items for a little bit more. I hope to keep […]

No Sew Rug Braiding

Rug braiding has always kind of peaked my interested but even more so when a couple of years ago I discovered a thing as no sew rug braiding. Weaving while braiding… I could not wrap my brain around it but I wanted to know more. I had attempted to check out some videos on youtube […]