The pattern for Chasm, a 2-color brioche scarf, is now up on Ravelry! I worked on this during the Cat Bordhi retreat the first week of November and will be teaching it as an intro to brioche class at Happy Knits in Portland on Friday December … Continue reading

Pattern Redux

After causing many knitters confusion on the Thao Shawl setup chart, I’ve re-formatted it. The new and improved copy can be downloaded directly from the Happy Knits blog post on the Thao Shawl HERE.

Retreat Knitting

Last week I was fortunate to be able to attend one of Cat Bordhi‘s fall knitting retreats.  If you have not heard of Cat’s retreats, they are held at the beautiful Lakedale Resort on San Juan Island in Washington State. Throughout the retreat … Continue reading


Generally, I post about my own original design projects here, but lately have been knitting projects from other’s patterns.  My latest (and to date, favorite!) sweater is Cityscape by Laura Chau, published in Twist Collective Fall 2010. However, I wanted to personalize mine, … Continue reading