Shop News – Oct 2020

Hello crafty friends! It’s a rainy and dreary week here in South Jersey and there’s nothing like fun and colorful yarn to brighten it all up. We’re actually painting the walls of our home (no neon unicorn here though), and so it seems like a perfect time to fill you all in on some ShopContinue reading “Shop News – Oct 2020”

Fall Favorites – September 2020

With fall approaching, I’ve been thinking about all of the new things I have to look forward to and reflecting on fond memories of the past. Fall means cooler weather, wearing hand knits, appreciating nature and getting cozy. What’s not to love? Fall means cooler weather and I’m here for it. I’ve never been aContinue reading “Fall Favorites – September 2020”

FO Friday – Altheda Sweater

I recently finished my Altheda sweater and I think it’s taken me longer to write this blog post than it did to knit up the sweater. The usual details first:Pattern: Altheda / Jennifer SteingassYarn: Rauma Finull PT2Needles: Size 4Cast on: 6/9/2020Cast off: 7/30/2020The pattern page on Ravelry can be found here. The story of thisContinue reading “FO Friday – Altheda Sweater”

#agahwFadeDyeALong – Skein #1

Over on my YouTube channel, I’m hosting a Dye with Me series, where I’m dyeing up a fade kit. In each video, I’m dyeing one skein and bringing you along for the ride. You can then comment on the video or use the hashtag to participate on Instagram. You can participate by letting me knowContinue reading “#agahwFadeDyeALong – Skein #1”

An Interactive Dye a Long

Happy Tuesday everybody! I hope you’re all hanging in there. I don’t know about where you are, but here in South Jersey, it is HOT. I’ve been knitting away on a sweater that I can’t imagine wearing anytime soon and dreaming of fun new colorways to dye up. If you follow along on my YouTubeContinue reading “An Interactive Dye a Long”

FO Friday – Drachenfels Shawl

I finished my Drachenfels Shawl! Can you believe it? Honestly, this project went quick for me, but I feel like it has appeared on this blog for a long time. The usual details first:Pattern: Drachenfels / Melanie BergYarn: Suburban Stitcher / Single Sock / Darkest Hour, Clementine and Sweet AdelineNeedles: Size 4Cast on: 3/18/2020Cast off:Continue reading “FO Friday – Drachenfels Shawl”

An Exciting New Adventure

Hi everyone! Happy Tuesday. I am excited to announce that I am starting a new adventure in the internet world. I’ve started a YouTube channel, by the same name agirlandherwool, where you can find more details about my crafty life. I will still be posting here on the blog with my WIPs, project highlights andContinue reading “An Exciting New Adventure”