Small sized

Mode Moderne is such an easy knit, and I like working stripes and playing with the color combinations so much that I couldn’t resist making a small version for my daughter. I’d make a baby version as well, except cowl necks plus babies is a pretty big no-no! This small version is knit in Neighborhood … [Read more…]

And time is marching on

And time…is still marching on. Hello, hello! It’s been a flurry of activity since school started up again. The kids are once again in three different schools, and I’m assistant teaching a class, plus studying for the Lit GRE and preparing application material for grad school. Basically, if I leave the house with my head … [Read more…]

Schtuff and things, things and stuff

Summer in the Bay Area is a very odd time. Our warmest months are September and October, so while people from other parts of the country are sweltering away, we’re still wearing long sleeved tees and jeans, sometimes bundling up against a cold wind off the bay. Mark Twain famously said that the coldest winter … [Read more…]

Undocumented

After posting my Francis Revisited and Side Slip Cloche, I’m going back through my Flickr stream to see what else I skipped last year. One of the first things that comes up is this silver and green Surtsey. While I love how this project came out, it is a little embarrassing to admit that I … [Read more…]