I’ve got something new in the works for you patient loom-knitters who haven’t heard much from me in something like two years. How do you feel about chunky warm cowls?Read More: Looming again
It’s time for another Polka Dot Download! I’ve been wanting to write this one up for ages and I finally sat down and did it. Fiesta Hats are great one-night projects, featuring bright colors and simple techniques. I’ve written instructions for both loom knitters and needle knitters, so you can make these hats no matter […]Read More: Fiesta Hat Tutorial
As promised, I updated the shop this morning… My toasty ears can attest to the coziness and warmth of these hats. (And my frozen toes can attest to my dedication in photographing the hats in their natural, snow-covered environment.) See how they brighten up a gloomy-looking day? It’s that beautiful, vibrant, and soft wool from […]Read More: Riot of color in a snow-covered yard
I’m trying once again to embrace the handmade Christmas idea. I won’t go entirely handmade, but I want there to be an element of it in everyone’s gift. I’ve always felt this way, but it’s been easier recently since I’ve expanded my crafty skills somewhat. There are only so many clay baubles one can give […]Read More: And so begins the parade of gifts
“Mom, can you show me how to do that?” he asks, looking at my fingerless gloves in progress on the loom. “Sure! Would you like to make yourself a hat?” He nods excitedly, and scurries off to choose his yarn. We cast on. And he, in usual Eamonn fashion, allows himself to be distracted by […]Read More: Can you show me how to do that?