Pattern release (and silence-breaker): Clearview

Hello, lovely knitters! And happy new year to you and yours. Looking back over the blog archives of the past couple of months, my silences have been stretching quite long. I apologize for that; I’ll admit that I’ve been struggling to find my voice here, lately. It’s been too easy…

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End of year quick fix: Deep Current Cowl

Happy new year, lovely knitters! It’s not widely known, but I do occasionally knit things that aren’t sweaters! Sometimes, like all knitters, I get gripped by the need to knit something incredibly soft, quick, and gratifying. This holiday season has been one of those times, for me – a few…

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Gifts and Thankfulness

Hello, lovely knitters – nice to see you again! I won’t lie, November has been a really rough month, for a big and diverse set of reasons. I have wanted to re-emerge from my social media absence with a warm and happy set of things to share, and this weekend…

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In defense of the un-tailored sweater (You Can Knit That, volume 1)

Happy Friday, lovely knitters! This week, I became a published author for the third time. I love writing books – and I always try to make my books as clear and accessible as they can possibly be. But it must be said (and was said, by my friend Beth, many…

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SSKAL Pattern release: Zinger

Happy Monday, lovely knitters! I spent the weekend with my Olympics knitting project for the Ravellenic games – I’m on Indigodragonfly’s team, in the sweater event, working on my design for the fall make. wear. love. retreat in her yarn. Are you knitting during the games? I’ve been having a…

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SSKAL Catch-up

Hello, lovely knitters! Summer is zooming by, and while I’ve been busy with my needles, and some programming tasks, it’s been tough to stay at the computer for a second longer than necessary! My garden has been a definite joy this year: And I’ve been having a complete blast with…

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Summer knits, summer knits, sum-sum-summer knits…

Summer is here! And I, for one, am relishing the chance to soak up the sun’s rays, dig in my garden, and knit on the patio. I know that summer is traditionally a slower time for knitting, but as in past years, I’m out to change that: That’s right, it’s…

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Stay on target… stay on target…

Everyone struggles with focus, right? I know I do. Today, I’m struggling because I’m thinking about all of the shiny new things I could be doing with my needles, rather than finishing the “tired boring old tank” I’ve been knitting on for what feels like forever. …except, well, it’s neither…

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Acclimation

Hello, lovely knitters! Long time, no see! Thanks to everyone for your lovely comments on CustomFit’s A-line designs, I’m so glad you like them. I’ll be adding more A-line designs to the site over the next few months, and I can’t wait to see the sweaters start to pop up.…

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Registration is live!

Hello, lovely knitters! Thanks for all of your lovely comments on the designs yesterday! Today, there’s just one piece of news: Registration is now open for the fall make. wear. love. retreat! Click the link above to register. If you’re hoping to join us as a student, you’ll need to…

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