I learned my lesson at at the Instagram frog party we hosted a couple weeks back. I really did. As parties go, it was one of the more depressing ones I have ever been to and I don’t want to have another one anytime soon. I didn’t like ripping out my old, unfinished or failed Continue Reading »
I think that there must be some weird retrograde or full moon or horoscope stuff going on in my life….does that sound crazy? Maybe. But something is going on and it’s messing with my knitting mojo. I keep screwing everything up. Either the gauge is off, or the FO isn’t flattering to my body type, Continue Reading »
Last week, we were inspired once again by Springtime in Vancouver, Xavier the Owl had a photo shoot and not only did we knit, we sewed! It may the beginnings of a dangerous new hobby…. Follow us along on Instagram to see what else we’ve been up to!
We are thrilled to be offering classes from these talented ladies at Knit City 2013! Kate Atherley Pearl Chow Catherine Crick Fiona Ellis Amanda Kaffka Kim McBrien Stephanie Pearl-McPhee Helen Spaxman Diana Twiss Cheryl Wiebe Kim Werker Holli Yeoh Class details will be coming soon, so join our newsletter below if you haven’t already to Continue Reading »
This past weekend we packed our project bags and hit the road to Seattle for Vogue Knitting Live. This is the first year VKLive has set up shop in the Pacific Northwest, and I for one sure hope it won’t be the last. The show was well organized and the energy in the Marketplace was Continue Reading »
For those of you following along, Fiona and I recently hosted Knit U., a knitting retreat featuring Kate Atherley as our instructor. Knit U. focused on enhancing your skills as a knitter by gaining a greater understanding of fiber, gauge, fit and finishing your projects. We learned an awful lot in 3 short days, and Continue Reading »
This week was ALL ABOUT SPRING! The sun came out here in Vancouver and wow, it’s glorious. Cherry blossoms, green grass and sunshine sure make us a happy couple of knitters. Follow us along on Instagram to see what else we’ve been up to!
Amanda and I drove out to Cloverdale for Fibres West this weekend. We saw a lot of familiar faces and we had a great time time perusing the marketplace. So much pretty yarn! Good times. Here’s a visual round up of what caught our eye at the event: