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”

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”

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”

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”