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Sock Stashbuster Slouch Hat


I’m learning to embrace my quirks instead of trying to change them. One of them, dear reader, is that I loooooove sock yarn and, well, any fingering-weight yarn. I have lots of it.  Fleece Artist, Knit Picks Palette, Stroll, and Felici, some Lorna’s Laces, Indigodragonfly, more Fleece Artist, some Madelinetosh… Oh, yeah.  I’m a junkie. […]

Free Preemie Hats, Upcoming Patterns, and Portraits. Oh My!


Hello, lovely people! My brain is so full right now, of ideas and deadlines, that I barely know what to say when I do have time to write.  Let me begin in the middle. Christmas is coming (yay!), and that means we have five little people to buy gifts for (yikes!).  They are all super […]

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I’m Going To Be On Knit Picks!


Look what came in the mail yesterday! I finally got brave and submitted two patterns to the Knit Picks IDP program.  And they both got accepted! Very soon, both Merrick and the Knotty Baby Hat will be available on the Knit Picks website for $1.99 each.  You might notice that I’ve lowered their prices.  I […]

Merrick: Cabled hat pattern


How excited am I about this pattern?  Well, I’ve already knit it up 5 times, and I’m working on a sister pattern with integrated earflaps.  (I want an tangerine orange one for myself, if I can find the time to make it.) Merrick debuted on Ravelry this past weekend and made it into the Top […]



When I was a kid, I remember reading a short story called “Impunity Jane.” I don’t know why I always returned to that story; maybe it was because I was a typical girl who loved dolls, and Impunity Jane just happened to be a doll. But really, I think it was the word impunity that […]