Knitwear

PATTERN RELEASE: Vintage Elf Balaclava

PATTERN RELEASE: Vintage Elf Balaclava

My friend Kote was born in the country of Georgia and came over to the States when he was a toddler. He asked me to recreate the hat he is wearing...

10 Tips for First Time Maker's Market Vendors

10 Tips for First Time Maker's Market Vendors

I've been selling my work at craft shows for...a long time. For every show I've done, I've made just as many-if not more mistakes. Below are a few ...

2022 Mother's Day Gift Guide

2022 Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is coming up in May and a talented group of makers and creatives has gotten together to make gift-giving a little easier this year. We...

Local Makers' Market for Valentine's Day!

Local Makers' Market for Valentine's Day!

I have been pretty depressed that I can't celebrate my birthday the way I wanted to this year-which is hilarious because I usually never celebrate!...

Traveling Afghan 2021

Traveling Afghan 2021

Oftentimes I don't really think anyone pays attention to social media, specifically when I post about my own work. I remember messaging with Arica ...

Creativity Takes Work.

Creativity Takes Work.

Photo above was shot by John Ater with Katie Stosic wearing a hooded infinity scarf that I designed & knit back in 2010. Since I was a little k...

I'm not obsessed with the VALE BEANIE pattern YOU ARE OK.

I'm not obsessed with the VALE BEANIE pattern YOU ARE OK.

I was looking for a more fitted beanie pattern specifically because a friend in Berlin was asking for just a small cap. The beanies I knew how to m...

Nasreen Top by Lana Jois using Quince/Chicakdee yarn

Nasreen Top by Lana Jois using Quince/Chicakdee yarn

About two years ago I purchased 6 different shades of chickadee by Quince in cool colors-light greens, blues mostly from GatherDTLA. They sat in my...

PROJECT: FAILURE

PROJECT: FAILURE

I had fallen in love with a sweater pattern online. I kept going back to it, read pattern notes on Ravelry. I finally decided that I could maybe ma...

#currentlyreading

#currentlyreading

I have been reading A LOT more recently, and came across this fun book on how to incorporate #slowclothing into your every day life.⁠ ⁠The author ...

#WIP

#WIP

⁠I typically have at least 6-12 projects going at once. This month, that includes:⁠⁠-2 Brooklyn Tweed cardigans (because why would you make one whe...

One Kallara Shawl is NEVER enough!

One Kallara Shawl is NEVER enough!

Designed by Ambah O'Brien, you can purchase this pattern on her Ravelry page here. Worked in two increase and two decrease sections-I loaded up on...