• Cards,  Website work

    Shuffling Cards

    I finally got around to doing some proper galleries of my finished objects. If you refresh you should be able to see them all along the top of the page. Have a look, poke around, and let me know if anything is wonky. If you click on one picture, it will let you scroll through them all. Or you can just click on the picture again and it will take you back to the gallery. It is good to see them all on this page and organized so nicely. Lets forget the fact that I have been at the computer all day doing this when I should be doing things…

  • Knitting

    Silk Cocoon

    One of the new yarns that we got at the shop I work at is Unplanned Peacock Silk Boucle. This stuff is to die for – so soft, so shiny, so….silky! Whitney asked if I could make a shop sample, and mentioned that I get to keep the sample when we are done with it. That I can do! It is a simple drop stitch pattern, which I think shows off the colour and texture of the yarn so well. I used US9 needles, so that it would be nice and airy. This is the best boucle I have ever worked with. It is kind of bunched, rather than looped,…