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…]

Goodbye to Cephalopod

You have likely already heard the news that Cephalopod Yarns is closing its doors. There are more details at Sarah’s blog. (Side note: Sarah’s writing is beautiful and everyone should be reading her blog because she’s a brilliant, kind, funny, honest person who writes with grace and gift.) I am so sad to be saying … [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…]