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New Patterns: Band Camp + Take Cahuenga

Don’t you love publication day? I woke up yesterday to find my two new patterns, the Band Camp Pullover and Take Cahuenga Shawl live on the Knit Picks site. What’s…

read more June 19, 2014

My First Handspun Skein

Look at that! It’s my very first handmade skein of yarn! It’s far from perfect, but I’m kinda in love with it, guys. I started learning how to spin through…

read more April 16, 2014

Cabled Giganto-Blanket – Instructions Included!

Hi all! Just a quick note to let you know that my Giganto-Blanket Pattern available on Ravelry and Etsy now includes the chart and written instructions for the cabled version…

read more February 7, 2014

IKEA Hack – Litter Box from Byholma Chest

I just moved to a new apartment, and while the new place is spacious and has plenty of storage, there was just no good place to put the litter box.…

read more January 12, 2014

Pikabu Boot Toppers – New Pattern!

I’m coming out of blog hibernation to let you know that I have a new pattern available from Knit Picks. Introducing my Pikabu Boot Toppers: These were really fun to…

read more December 30, 2013

American Apparel Activity

Hi all, I know it’s been quiet on Nocturnal Knits lately! It’s because everything I’m knitting is either super-secret or super-not-exciting! Something Exciting that I would like share is the…

read more October 21, 2013

Google Play Craft Book Sale

I just got word that Google Play has a HUGE sale on craft books going on right now through next Monday, 9/23. And my book, Picture Perfect Knits, is on…

read more September 16, 2013

Time Lapse Video: Clouds over Echo Park

Just wanted to share a time-lapse video I shot from my balcony this afternoon! I used my iPhone 5 and an app called LapseIt Pro. I hope you like it!

read more August 19, 2013

Cabled Giganto-Blanket Throw – Now Available!

For anyone who’s interested in purchasing a smaller, cabled version of the giganto-blanket, I just put it up for sale on Etsy. I’ll be adding this chart to the pattern…

read more August 5, 2013

Gone Quiltin’ – Baby Quilts for All!

It’s hot outside and my wrists hurt! This has been my basic lament/excuse for abandoning my knitting this summer. And it’s true—there’s heat waves happening all over, and I’ve been…

read more August 2, 2013