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Calf-size survey – preliminary results

Photo by aussiegall, on Flickr First, I want to thank everyone who entered my calf-size survey. Of the 157 entries I received (you all are awesome, btw), I picked the…

read more April 10, 2013

Survey Time & Giveaway: Calf Measurements!

Women of the world, I need your help! I’m working on a new boot-topper pattern but I can’t find any standard measurements for calf circumference. This might be because there…

read more March 28, 2013

Knitters for Equality

In case you haven’t heard, this week the U.S. Supreme Court heard two cases related to same-sex marriage. I’m a knitter and I stand for marriage equality, so I made…

read more March 27, 2013

Buck? Dunny? Raduck?

I felt like doing a little stash busting recently, so I decided to make one of Susan B. Anderson’s reversible knit toys. I thought this little duck/bunny toy was irresistibly…

read more March 21, 2013

L.A. Marathon Time Lapse

This isn’t knitting-related, but I thought I’d share the video I took this morning from my balcony: This is a time-lapse video of the 2013 L.A. Marathon runners. The marathon…

read more March 17, 2013

From Submission to Publication

Now that my Cabo Cardi has been released in the wild, I thought it’d be fun to look back at how the pattern came into this world. Back in May…

read more February 21, 2013

A Gift in the Mail

I got a little gift in the mail today: It’s the newest Knit Picks catalogue with my pattern inside! Check it out! That’s my Cabo Cardi! Yay! Here where you…

read more February 16, 2013

Introducing Cabo Cardi

I’m so excited to be a part of “First Light,” Knit Picks’ first original pattern collection. My contribution is a pattern I’ve called Cabo Cardi: This sleeveless cardigan is knit…

read more February 13, 2013

Socks have happened

Not much to report here, except these now exist in the world: And the stripes match! This is using using Susan B. Anderson’s sock pattern and some Induglence yarn. I think they turned…

read more February 12, 2013

Uh oh…

I think I’ve crossed over to the dark side. That’s a big pile of sock yarn. I felt compelled to buy it because I’m heading to Colorado soon and I…

read more January 26, 2013