About that Shawl

Hello all!  November is barreling along here so it's time for another post. The shawl in question is the Other People's Houses Shawl by Heidi Gustad.  She is  is a super spunky designer I discovered through the Yarn Talk podcast on YouTube and then followed on Instagram...but before now I had just gone "ooh, neat!" … Continue reading About that Shawl

In the Middle

Here we are, knitters, in the middle of the year.  This holiday weekend is billed as the epitome of vivacity by cooking and lifestyle magazines, but here in Kansas it has been uniformly dour.  Some rain, but mostly just solid, dull clouds and a cool wind.  Malthus and I are on the couch, listening to … Continue reading In the Middle


Well, Querido's sweater still looks like a blob of navy blue fabric, so let's look at something else. Francis! (Details on Ravelry) This top represents the last of my summer of top knitting. First came the Kansas Spring, then a Cap-Sleeve Lattice Top that, with one exception, flew under the radar. Francis was started way … Continue reading Adventurous