Summer Cap Sleeve Lattice Sweater

Back in the beginning of June, I went stash diving for yarn that would be good for Purl Soho’s Cap Sleeve Lattice Sweater which proved to be a bit challenging…at first. I stumbled upon the 5 skeins of Berroco Maya that I had which is a dk weight and 85% Pima Cotton / 15% Alpaca…

Handspun mitts

I found the perfect mitt pattern to go with this beautiful handspun.  The handspun was created from a beautiful braid of Yarn Hollow fiber in colorway “Squiddles”. It is a 3 ply and about 137 yards. The mitts are a pattern from Purl Soho’s blog Purl Bee. They are the Super Soft Merino Hand Warmers. The…

Goodbye, Summer

My family and I took our yearly end of the summer vacation. This year we decided to visit Ocean City, MD. The last time I was in Ocean City was over 12 years ago when I turned 21. My two girl friends and I had fun celebrating, drinking, and dancing that week away… Fast forward…

New LYS!!! Wexford Dry Goods

I was so excited to see a new LYS pop up in my old neck of the woods. I had the opportunity to visit it yesterday and speak with the owner, Carolyn. Wexford Dry Goods is a very nicely laid out retail space which houses yarns, fabrics, and other related gifts. They carry Debbie Bliss,…

Blue Sky.

Blue Sky Alpaca Organic Cotton I picked up some of this Blue Sky Alpaca Organic Cotton while I was in Purl Soho NYC in August. Purl Soho has to be my absolute favorite yarn store in the U.S. If they incorporated a cafe, they would be the best hands down in my opinion. I think…