I’ve returned from Galloway, New Jersey, the site of the South Jersey Clayathon, and as usual, I had a fabulous time. Read all about my experience this year, get a peek inside our spacious workshop, and see the reason why I am teased for being crazy productive every year!Read More: Penstravaganza at the Clayathon!
This is the only time I have ever thrown a wool sweater in the dryer and had it be a good thing… Knitting this sweater provided me with all kinds of challenges, most of them of my own making.Read More: Vintersol
Introducing the Weekend Sweater: easy to knit, easy to wear.Read More: The Weekend Sweater Knitting Pattern
Join me on Instagram this December for Polka Dot Cottage Be Merry! It’s a way to do something small for ourselves everyday, to help cultivate a happy holiday feeling, even (or especially!) when we feel busy and overwhelmed.Read More: Join Polka Dot Cottage Be Merry (#pdcbemerry) on Instagram!
Completely substituting one patterned yoke for another in a top-down round-yoke pullover results in a fresh-looking sweater with a familiar fit. Here’s how.Read More: Sweater Yoke Tutorial: How to Replace one with Another
This lap blanket that I crocheted for my Dad has the colors of sand, rocks, and water.Read More: The Coastal Maine Blanket
I started on a Saturday evening, and finished on a Monday night – and I still found time in there to go to work for 9 hours. Gotta love quick knits!Read More: A Second Hitchhiker
Neil and I have a history of indulging in little mutual bribes now and again, usually regarding airline tickets and camera equipment, but we recently upped our game.Read More: Bribery will get you everywhere, part two
I knit a shawl which I really love, but I’m having trouble figuring out how to wear it. Help me, please!Read More: The September Shawl
This show-and-tell has been brought to you by the letter P for Procrastination. Come see the shawl I crocheted 6+ months ago…Read More: A Second Sweet Pea