Crocheted Pouf & a free pattern for it!

I’m pretty sure we’ve all seen these knitted and crochet poufs everywhere…Target, Marshall’s, Walmart…you get the idea.  Some of them actually come with a hefty price tag while others are more reasonably priced but smaller in size. If you are like me and have been really wanting to make one…look no further.  I’ve been on…

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…

Subtle shade shifting gradients- A brief description of my technique

While most of my ombre gradients feature noticeable shade shifts, I have now introduced a more subtle gradient.  While I am still in the testing phase of choosing colors, some colors lend better to this technique than others. I will still incorporate 4 shades of a single color into these gradients but they will have…

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!

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…

New Gradient Yarns

My new gradient yarns will be debuted at Natural Stitches in Pittsburgh today! I’ve also updated the rewards on my Kickstarter to include these gradients at the $30, $50, and $100 levels. Check it out here: http://kck.st/1DRPi3i

All that glitters…

I love it when I get an order through my Etsy shop for these fun decorated initials. This order was done in all silver glitter per my customer’s request. I love how they turned out!!  Makes a bit of a mess but nothing a wet paper towel couldn’t wipe up. However, I definitely recommend layering…