Aphropi Mashup

Here’s the shawl made up outta the Curious Creek Spectra I picked up from Carolina Homespun at Stitches West earlier this year: It’s based on Elizabeth Zimmerman’s basic Pi Shawl construction and uses a stitch pattern from Sivia Harding’s Aphrodite shawl design. It’s beaded with silver-lined clear beads that I got from General Bead onContinue reading “Aphropi Mashup”

A Cozy Bouquet and Boutennieres

Late Spring/Early Summer 2011 project(s)… I made a knit flower bouquet. It was fun and ridiculous. It was like carrying a stuffed animal around at my wedding. The patterns for the flowers came outta the book, 100 Flowers to Knit & Crochet. I modelled the knit stem base after this sweet little crocheted bouquet, butContinue reading “A Cozy Bouquet and Boutennieres”