Approaching THE LONGEST DAY

Approaching THE LONGEST DAY

Please join me on The Longest Day, Saturday, June 20, as I knit from sunrise to sunset to raise awareness (and hopefully a lot of funds) for Alzheimer’s awareness and research. I’ve designed the Fading Memories crescent shawl to represent…

KFF Beaver Creek!

KFF Beaver Creek!

After having to cancel my last two Knit For Fun Retreats due to COVID-19, I’m delighted to announce that the third one is moving forward! Join the fun in Beaver Creek, Colorado, September 24 to 27, 2020, with StevenBe, Andrea…

A KAL in Support of Alzheimer's Research

A KAL in Support of Alzheimer’s Research

As more of my friends and family become victim to Alzheimer’s disease, I find myself more passionate about the fight against it. That’s why I’ve registered to take part on The Longest Day this summer to raise awareness (and hopefully a…

Son of a Goat Herder

Son of a Goat Herder

In response to the popularity of my adult-sized Goat Herder and infant/toddler-sized Junior Goat Herder pullovers (both available on Ravelry), I’ve reworked the design in sportweight yarn for in-between sizes of 3 to 12 years and named it Son of…

Yarn Support

Yarn Support

Dear friends, I do hope you and yours are safe and well. The corona virus epidemic has certainly changed life as we know it. The practice of social distancing has its challenges, but I’m keeping up with friends and family…

Book Winner(s)!

Book Winner(s)!

Thank you all for jumping in the raffle for one of my books. It’s especially nice for me to see so many comments on a blog post! The winner is Roxanne Smart, who wrote: “Scarf Style 2 would be a…

Raffle Time!

Raffle Time!

It’s raffle time again! In appreciation for the joys I get from knitting and helping people knit, I’d like to give away one of my books. Tell me which title you’d like to win and why, and I’ll enter your…

Port Townsend Swing Pullover

Port Townsend Swing Pullover

I’m quite thrilled to announce my latest design, Port Townsend Swing Pullover, which debuts just in time for the Bazaar Girls Getaway Retreat 2020 in Port Townsend, Washington. This pullover version of my top-down Port Townsend Swing Cardigan features a V-neck,…

Looking Forward to the Longest Day

Looking Forward to the Longest Day

As more of my friends and family become victim to Alzheimer’s disease, I find myself more passionate about the fight against it. That’s why I’ve registered to take part on The Longest Day this June 20th to raise awareness (and…

An Inspiring Book

An Inspiring Book

I’ve been in a bit of a nesting/cleaning mode the past few weeks. So far, I’ve gone through 80% of the closets, drawers, and cabinets in my house (excluding my yarn stash) and have donated boxes and bags of excess…