Monthly Archives: January 2018

The Better Sweater Series #1: Sweater Evaluation

Well, hello there, weekenders! The first installment of The Better Sweater Series is up on YouTube! This series is meant to accompany our Re-Make-Along 2018, but it will also have advice, tips, tricks, and hacks that should be helpful to … Continue reading

Posted in Better Sweater, community, episode, instruction, KAL, knitting, knitting math, Re-Make-Along, sweater, tricks and tips | 5 Comments

Fixing a Mis-Crossed Cable Without Ripping Stitches!

**If you are looking for the Dynamixx yarn GIVEAWAY, click here! You can also leave a comment in the Dynamixx Ravelry thread! *** Well, that’s a mouthful of a blogpost title, eh?? But it’s true! I discuss this problem and … Continue reading

Posted in Denali sweater, Dinali Sweater, found, hack, knitters, knitting, knitwear repair, seamed sweater, sweater, sweater surgery, tips, tricks and tips, unexpected, yarn | 5 Comments

Spencer’s Denali Sweater

**If you are looking for the Dynamixx yarn GIVEAWAY, click here! You can also leave a comment in the Dynamixx Ravelry thread! If you’re interested in more of the details, you can read about them on my Ravelry Project Page … Continue reading

Posted in cables, commissioned project, Denali sweater, FO, knitters, knitting, modifications, seamed sweater, sweater, unicorns | 11 Comments

Episode 30: Sweaterama!

Episode 30 features Spencer in his new Denali sweater . . . and, of course, Tink the puppy! Banter between us covers a CABLE FIX and a SWEATER PILLOW; I have an updated On the Spice Market shawl WIP made … Continue reading

Posted in cable fix, cables, community, Denali sweater, episode, Geiger cardigan, Jennifer Guyor, knitting podcast, LB Hand Knits, podcast, sweater, sweater surgery, unicorns, video, Wild Lily Artisan Fibers, wool, woolen mill, yarn | 20 Comments

To Learn: 2018 Edition

In the spirit of lists-past and with an eye towards growing and changing and learning more, I present my 2018 To Learn list in all its promising glory: Design a sweater–yep, I said it out loud! Meet more of you … Continue reading

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