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As you can see from this snapshot, my daughter loves the beach! (Don’t we all wish we could leap three feet off the ground like that when we’re happy!!!!)  What better place to draw color inspiration for Avens, my soon to be published sweater pattern. Avens is a lopapeysa-inspired sweater which was designed based on… Continue reading Color Inspiration
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I’m knitting another pair of socks using Fibernymph Dyeworks Bounce Yarn in the Tardis color way. (I’m sure, by now, y’all realize that I love this colorway – this is the third pair of socks that I’m knitting with this yarn). This time, I’m going to knit a Fishlips Kiss Heel but I’d like to make… Continue reading Weighing In
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I will be the first to admit…I love sock yarn! Currently, I’m addicted to all the pretty yarn that the indie dyers post on Instagram! And I love casting on a new pair of socks! A quick look around the house and I found all of these socks in various stages of completion: Here’s a… Continue reading Sockupied, Part One
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I’m having a lot of fun learning how to dye yarn. From tutorials on the Internet and Ravelry groups, I’ve really accumulated a lot of information. My absolute favorite source right now is The Dyer’s Notebook Podcast hosted by Laura Jinks Jimenez. You can find the podcast here and on iTunes and YouTube. While I haven’t quite become… Continue reading Dye-Day
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