Hey all! Fellow Americans, I hope you had a lovely Thanksgiving, and readers from elsewhere, I hope things are going swimmingly for you in general! We had a very pleasant holiday, and I joined in the holiday festivities with a post Thanksgiving sale on all my patterns, from Black Friday through today, Cyber Monday. However, … [Read more…]

Something special

My husband and I met at art school. We were both illustration majors, but his real interests lay in animation. Because of this, every so often, for holidays or birthdays, I’ve sought out unusual or inspiring animation for him. We have a couple of volumes of great Russian animation primarily from the Cold War era, … [Read more…]


The Sunniva pattern is now available! Finally! Sunniva was designed to fill a wardrobe gap and close a gap. I love button down blouses and cardigans as wardrobe staples, but the unfortunate gaping that occurs at times can make them problematic. I wanted to make a sweater that would be modeled on a tee shirt … [Read more…]