Hats and Ear-warmers and Cowls…oh my!

Looking for a great hand-made gift for the upcoming holidays? Here are a few of my hand-knit offerings for sale in my Etsy shop. These pieces give a very modern look to any wardrobe. The hats are customizable with your choice of yarn color, single or all over braid, and pom pom. The ear warmers…

Plush sock Fall Colorways

Here are some new Fall colorways on my Plush sock base which is 75% Superwash Merino & 25% Nylon. Major squish factor goin’ on with this yarn and great yardage for the price, too! 462 yds. to each skein; perfect for a cozy pair of socks, a small shawl, or what about a light weight…

New vivid kettle-dyes

New vivid colorways will be available soon in my Etsy shop! They are kettle-dyed on a 100% superwash merino wool base in worsted weight with a total of 218 yds. per skein. Stay tuned!

What is a puni? New offerings at iKNITiatives!

iKNITiatives now offers Punis! What are Punis you ask?  I will give you a very pared down explanation. They are tightly rolled, cigar-like preparations of fiber for you to spin. They are similar to that of Rolags, however, most people find them easier to spin and more portable. Hand carders are used to prepare both…

Rainbow Sprinkles

A few days ago, I hand-painted this yarn for a custom order. This is my made to order “Rainbow Sprinkles” colorway on my sock base Footsie which is 80% SW Merino and 20% Nylon, 410 yds. It took everything I had not to keep this yarn and dye up another one for the order… lol.  Needless to…

Pittsburgh Indie Knit & Spin November 15, 2014

When Cosy posted that she was looking for vendors for this year’s Indie Knit & Spin, I jumped at the chance- and so glad that I did! I began prepping for the show in September and pretty much it came down to the wire! I was up until 2 am the night before and boy,…

Electric Youth

Here is Electric Youth: a repeatable colorway reminiscent of an 80’s neon/ Debbie Gibson listening/slap bracelet & jelly shoe wearing youth like myself! This by far is one of my most favorite repeatable colorways that I offer in my Etsy shop.

iKNITiatives shop update is live!

I’m happy to announce that my Etsy shop has some new additions to it. I have added 20 new OOAK colorways and some repeatable colorways in both of the sock bases that I carry. My cushy sock base is 75% SW Merino & 25% Nylon and offers 450 yds. whereas my squish sock base is…