The Summer Kitchen Continues With Projects 5 & 6.

Project 5: Simple Garter Dishcloth Project 6: Kitchen Towel These are both extremely simple, but they have a nice cottagecore aesthetic if you work them up in rustic cotton (or weaving threads held together). The towel pattern includes a quick (2018-ish vintage?) tutorial .PDF to help you make a button to hold it in place.Continue reading “The Summer Kitchen Continues With Projects 5 & 6.”

Planispiral Shawl & the Summer Kitchen Project.

I feel like I’ve been getting nothing done lately, but wait! Behold! The thing on the left is done. It’s off the needles. It’s even been finished, completely—in this case, felted/fulled.* I’m pretty excited about the result. As I come back to this post in drafts, not only is the first sample finished—but there’s alsoContinue reading “Planispiral Shawl & the Summer Kitchen Project.”

The Super-Secret Larger Project I’ve Been Working on All Month(?).

It’s Octagon Time! It’s a blanket/basic shawl. Really, what it is depends on what you want to make, and what yarn you use. I went a bit wild and self-indulgent on this one; it is probably the most hedonistic use of an expensive yarn I’ve ever committed. The soft blue gradient yarn making up mostContinue reading “The Super-Secret Larger Project I’ve Been Working on All Month(?).”