It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Cassia Cardigan in Good Earth and Good Earth Adorn (pattern link). The weather here can’t decide what it wants to do. One minute it’s Spring, the next it’s Summer. We need something that will straddle the line. The Cassia Cardigan is a geat layering piece over a tee. Knit … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Cassia Cardigan
You might remember that back in October I introduced the first post about my adventures in naturally dyeing our Superwash Merino Worsted Weight yarn. In that post (link), I gushed about how much I love the warm hues of autumn. Well, it’s spring now – though it certainly feels like summer here in Charlotte. That means it’s … Continue reading Natural Dye Series: Azaleas
It’s Free Pattern Friday! Today, the Nebula Stole in Classic Shades Sequins Lite (pattern link here). I’m a big fan of one-color brioche, but I had never done two-color brioche before tackling Rachel Brockman’s Sweet Little Cowl in Cottonwood. I don’t know why I thought it was going to be hard. It’s not. Rachel shares … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Nebula Stole
You may have heard that Mother’s Day is nearly upon us. It’s kind of hard not to know, as commercialized as this holiday has become over the years. But mothers do need to be celebrated so truly I’m glad for the reminder as the day approaches. Over the years I’ve given a wide variety of … Continue reading Weaving Wednesday – From the Heart
Classic Shades is soft and it isn’t shiny like some acrylics. It is a good alternative to some of the expensive yarns I love and it’s more washable which is nice for gifts. I haven’t had any trouble with splitting. I will definitely use it again.
I absolutely love denims. It was so great to work with and gives such a unique finished fabric.
I was so surprised by how soft Deluxe Worsted feels. This is my new favorite worsted.