MKAL Recap – Slipstravanganza and Golden Dusk – Clue 2

Hey everyone! I’m here to recap the MKALs that I’m working on so SPOILER ALERT. It shouldn’t be too much of a spoiler warning because I am behind, but I don’t want to ruin anything for anyone. This is supposed to be fun after all. I recently finished clue 2 for both the Stephen WestContinue reading “MKAL Recap – Slipstravanganza and Golden Dusk – Clue 2”

FO Friday – Rainbow Showers

I recently finished my Rainbow Showers wrap, which is my first completed crochet project! The usual details first:Pattern: Rainbow Showers / Dana Freed FiddesYarn: Manos del Uruguay / Fino / Henrietta mini skein set (x2)Hook: Size E Cast on: 8/3/2020Cast off: 8/29/2020The pattern page on Ravelry can be found here. There it is! A finishedContinue reading “FO Friday – Rainbow Showers”

FO Friday – Kentia Hat

I recently finished my Kentia Hat, just days after starting it. Gotta love a good quick knit to clear the palate. The usual details first:Pattern: Kentia Hat / Ambah O’BrienYarn: agirlandherwool / Silk DK / Majestic and Overnight OatsNeedles: Size 5 on a 16 inch cableCast on: 8/23/2020Cast off: 8/29/2020The pattern page on Ravelry canContinue reading “FO Friday – Kentia Hat”

FO Friday – Magnolia Socks

I recently finished my Magnolia socks, which is surprising to me. I really claim to not have much sock mojo, yet I keep finishing socks… The usual details first:Pattern: Magnolia Socks / Helen StewartYarn: agirlandherwool / BFL Sock / Golden HourNeedles: Size 0 dpnsCast on: 5/26/2020Cast off: 8/10/2020The pattern page on Ravelry can be foundContinue reading “FO Friday – Magnolia Socks”

FO Friday – Painting Bricks Shawl

I’m a day late, but nonetheless, I have a finished object to share with you all. This week I’m talking all about the gigantic Painting Bricks Shawl, a pattern by Stephen West. The usual details first:Pattern: Painting Bricks Shawl / Stephen WestYarn: Main Color: agirlandherwool / Sock Base / Denim Contrast Color: agirlandherwool / SockContinue reading “FO Friday – Painting Bricks Shawl”

FO Friday – Honey Bee Dance Socks

Another finished object! Again, I finished these a while ago at this point, but I’m so glad to finally be talking about them. The usual details first:Pattern: Honey Bee Dance Socks / Helen Stewart / Curious HandmadeYarn: One Twisted Tree / Prime base / Rare Woman ClaireNeedles: Size 0 dpnsCast on: 3/29/2020Cast off: 4/23/2020The patternContinue reading “FO Friday – Honey Bee Dance Socks”

FO Friday – Sam’s Hat

I am so happy to finally be writing this post and getting it out into the world. I finished this hat MONTHS ago and the only thing that has been holding me back are finished object photos. WHY? Why do I procrastinate taking those photos? I’m by no means a procrastinator in anythign except takingContinue reading “FO Friday – Sam’s Hat”

FO Friday – Two Color Socks

I’m so excited to show off these Two Color Socks. They were really fun to work up and I’m excited to have them as new shop samples! As always, here are the fun details first:Pattern: Two Color Socks / Joji LocatelliYarn: agirlandherwool / BFL Sock base / Pebbles in the River and Love at FirstContinue reading “FO Friday – Two Color Socks”

What I’m Doing with Yarn Leftovers

I can’t imagine any fiber artist out there that doesn’t have leftovers in there stash. Am I wrong? I think a lot of people set out to use up their leftovers or knit from stash as a way to alleviate guilt in buying yarn. I want to say flat out here, I full on encourageContinue reading “What I’m Doing with Yarn Leftovers”

FO Friday – Little Thun Sweater

If you need a quick baby knit, this is the pattern for you! As always, here are the fun details first:Pattern:Little Thun / Emily Franck aka The Blue MouseYarn: agirlandherwool / DK base / Strawberry Shortcake and Mint ChipNeedles: Size 5 (body) and Size 4 (hem)Cast on: 2/23/2020Cast off: 3/1/2020The pattern page on Ravelry canContinue reading “FO Friday – Little Thun Sweater”