12-9-14 things

  October brought warm wooden hats, with ornate cables gracefully carved in wool, you can’t help but continually run your hands over the deep textural braids, thick and warm. Pattern: Snowstorm Hat by Anna Rauf. November was all about marshmallowly colors and fatty cowls, so much pretty! Pattern: Flower Stitch Cowl by Thomasina Cummings Designs. December, PANDA APPLES ♥ Pattern: Amigurumi TeddyContinue reading “12-9-14 things”

a functioning malfunction

I have a moody relationship with technology. I am knowledgeable, but still at its mercy. I get excited to see what is new & fresh, but at the same time don’t want to give up the old standards, yes I am looking at you dvd/vcr combo. We love the ease of digital music, but stillContinue reading “a functioning malfunction”


While impatiently waiting for my copy of 55 Christmas Balls to Knit, I stumbled onto  The NRK Norwegian Broadcasting website they had hosted a show featuring the authors of the book. They had kindly given the basic directions for making a julekuler, along with a simple snowflake chart. THANKS Arne & Carlos! Now I canContinue reading “Julekuler”