Fino Circle Scarf: ta-da & Kippen Cardigan: begin! — not your average crochet

Here’s a knitted FO; I busted through the last bit just because I’m so eager to start the crochet Kippen Cardigan and I’ve limited my # of WIPs. This Fino Circle Scarf took 980 yds of my Malabrigo Yarn Sock in colorway 121 – Marte (about 2.3 skeins), and it also took a little over […]

a través de Fino Circle Scarf: ta-da & Kippen Cardigan: begin! — not your average crochet

completed Maeve & sport weight struggles — not your average crochet

Let’s start with the happy! I finally finished my Maeve shrug! Looks kinda weird when it’s not on, so here it is actually on: I made the size Small and used exactly 5 skeins (1085 yds) of Berroco Vintage (50% acrylic, 40% wool, 10% nylon) in the colorway 5195 Macaron. I ordered 6 so I […]

a través de completed Maeve & sport weight struggles — not your average crochet

Arlequin Shawl: begin! — not your average crochet

Since I couldn’t decide what to do with that lovely sport weight yarn, I started working on the Arlequin Shawl, a free downloadable knitting pattern. I’m using the same brand of yarn called for in the pattern, Lily Neige, and even the same colorway, Bonbon Arlequin. However, my yarn is not quite the same as […]

a través de Arlequin Shawl: begin! — not your average crochet

Kirkwood Scarf — Italian Dish Knits

It’s finally done – the Kirkwood Scarf. This project was such a fun knit, with three rows of cables running down the scarf. It’s knitted up in nice soft Brooklyn Tweed Shelter. A big thank you to Brenna for this awesome gift! The tubular cast on and bind off are both worth […]

a través de Kirkwood Scarf — Italian Dish Knits

and it has ended. — not your average crochet

I made so many potholders in such a short amount of time — in fact this post is super late! Here are the 10 Christmas gifts: I used this pattern but you can pretty much do this however you like. I tried a slightly different one as well with the yarn I had left (it’s […]

a través de and it has ended. — not your average crochet