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9 March 11

Fiddlehead hat.  I took a class a color-work class at Fancy Tiger and we used the Fiddlehead mittens pattern.

12 January 11

I ended up scrapping the idea of making a felted bag as I thought it might be too ambitious for my first felting job.  Instead I knitted a bowl (pattern from here.) that was a quick and easy project.  I’m happy with the way it felted.

Tags: felting bowl
7 January 11
Great details/texture on the shoulder. via

Great details/texture on the shoulder. via

Posted: 6:00 AM
INSPIRATION: Leather patches.from left to right: 01, 02, 03

INSPIRATION: Leather patches.
from left to right: 01, 02, 03

6 January 11
New projects and practicing my photography skills.Far left: basket to be felted.  Far right: men’s socks.

New projects and practicing my photography skills.
Far left: basket to be felted.  Far right: men’s socks.

Posted: 6:20 AM
I’ve been interested in felting for awhile now and I just started my first felting project - a bag/case. My inspiration is the image on the left. 
Want more info on felting? Knitty.com has a great article.images (left) via nikki gabriel (right) via grijs

I’ve been interested in felting for awhile now and I just started my first felting project - a bag/case. My inspiration is the image on the left. 

Want more info on felting? Knitty.com has a great article.
images (left) via nikki gabriel (right) via grijs

Posted: 6:00 AM
These baskets are great for yarn storage. I especially love the striped baskets.  All from West Elm.

These baskets are great for yarn storage. I especially love the striped baskets.  All from West Elm.

5 January 11
spice.  love the color.

spice.  love the color.

Tags: scarf hats
Posted: 11:48 AM
For the kids:  1. Pattern from Stitch ‘N Bitch: The Knitter’s Handbook by Debbie Stoller  2. Pattern by More Last-Minute Knitted Gifts by Joelle Hoverson and Anna Williams  3. Pattern by Magpie Patterns

For the kids:  1. Pattern from Stitch ‘N Bitch: The Knitter’s Handbook by Debbie Stoller  2. Pattern by More Last-Minute Knitted Gifts by Joelle Hoverson and Anna Williams  3. Pattern by Magpie Patterns

Tags: kids hats socks
Posted: 9:23 AM
happy new year.

happy new year.

Tags: scarves yarn
Themed by Hunson. Originally by Josh