perfect practice

I don’t normally stitch a practice anything ..I’m impatient, all or nothing, ok go, just dig straight in and get on with it already! ..but then I usually get defensive and super grouchy when things go to crap. So slightly out of character, I decided before cutting into my “favorite” yardages I would make a practice piece, just to be sureContinue reading “perfect practice”

March Things

March had me making a lighter spring/summer version of Proper Motion, made exactly as written (same hook and everything) just subbing the dk weight yarn with 300 to 400+ yds of fingering weight and then just working the pattern repeat until you’re almost out of yarn! This sample was made with 300 yds (1 ball) Schachenmayer Tahiti Cotton inContinue reading “March Things”

Proper Motion

A new design, Proper Motion! I completely LOVED working with Cestari dk, a wonderfully soft cotton with just a hint of wool I fell hard for the muted color palette that it’s offered in. A few things: I wanted to design a sophisticated cowl with fantastic structure, but also wanted it simple, enduring and classic. Even though IContinue reading “Proper Motion”