Brackett II

 “Hey, would you like me to make you a new hat?” It was around December, and I apparently felt particularly generous with my knitting time when I spoke those words to S. Looking back, I think it was part the ratty state of the ancient […]

Brackett Hat

I thought I’d show you one of the small projects I completed at the tail end the year. This one is the Brackett hat, published in Laine Issue 3. Laine is still a relatively new knitting issue, but has quickly made a huge name for […]

Skiff Hat

 I have a new knitted project to show you, a hat this time. This was my project for when I was working on my midterm papers. I wanted something that was interesting as well as small, which wouldn’t be a huge commitment for me, so […]

Wicky’s Sokkar

Last week I finished the socks I was knitting for my boyfriend. I made these socks twice before.He specifically asked me for plain Icelandic socks in a natural colour. You see these are not to be normal house socks, these are to be Viking socks! […]

Græn Sokkar

 Things have been quiet over here this summer haven’t they? I have been very busy trying to fit as much knitting, sewing, reading and writing into my summer. I’ve even taken some baby-steps in new crafts for which I am excited (because I totally need […]

My First Socks

I just finished my first socks. My first hand knitted socks, ever. After almost a decade of knitting  (what, really?)  I’ve taken my needles on a trip to ground level. I know knitted socks are quite popular; There are people who solely knit socks. I never […]

Shilasdair Shawlette

When I went to Scotland last year I brought home some great yarn gifts to myself. Some have been knitted up already, others are still waiting in the yarn treasury for their turn. However, I did not only bring yarn back for myself. I brought […]