Lovely Sunday at the Museum of Art and Design

This Sunday, Maurizio and I spent a very lovely Sunday with our next door neighbors at the Museum of Art and Design, site of the Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting exhibit a few years back.
I really liked the Museum’s special exhibits on the whimsical furniture and design of Nendo and the art of paper. [...]

Meeting Madelinetosh, er, I mean Amy!

A month ago, Amy, the creative force behind Madelinetosh Yarns, gave a talk at Knitty City and I was lucky enough to be able to attend.
She talked about what inspires her, the evolution of her company, as well as the origins of some of her most popular colorways.
At the talk, Megan showed me her lovely [...]

The Cayuga Set

The Cayuga Set is here.
Because not everyone likes both hats and mittens, I’ve decided to release them separately. If you’d like to purchase both patterns, I’m also offering a set option, where you can purchase the set for a 25% discount off the price of the individual patterns.
The Cayuga Set:
Yarn: Classic Elite [...]

Cayuga is coming!

The set has been tech edited and my brother is working on the layout right now. But in the meantime, here’s a quick photo of me wearing the set with Cayuga Lake in the background. The photo is taken at Stewart Park in Ithaca. Have I mentioned how much I love Kumara [...]

Fall Back – Fall Preview!

I know, Fall is already well underway, but I liked the pairing of the phrases Fall Back and Fall Preview; and this past weekend we all got an extra hour of sleep with Fall Back, so…
The Fall preview part of this post concerns those luscious skeins of Kumara I talked about 2 weeks ago. [...]