Do your beautiful hand-knit or crocheted shawls sit lonely on a closet shelf because you struggle with wearing and styling them? Check out my Tip Jar Tutorial on Transforming Shawl Shapes on my @Knicoleknits Under the Influence channel. Problem solved! The origin story of my first “wrapover” is here: A Point-less Wrap I’d love you hear all… Read More Revolutionizing Shawls!
Hey, Maker Friends! I know, I know…I’ve been neglecting this blog in favour of my shiny new YouTube podcast. I am very very most humbly apologetic for that, but seriously, folks, there are only so many hours in a day and I still have TWO DAY JOBS. Okay, enough excuses. Having said that, I really… Read More Step Away From That Row Counter!
I’ve been getting all philosophical about my knitting lately. Mostly what that means is I’ve been thinking about the “why” of my knitting quite a lot. I’m realizing that time is not on my side, people. Yeah, yeah, I’m only in my mid-fifties, but still, my knit-related bucket list is long…really really long. Every minute… Read More A Pointless Wrap
You might wonder why someone would deconstruct a perfectly good hand knit garment. After all, it wasn’t the sweaters’ fault. They didn’t do anything wrong. Sometimes people and their knits grow apart, is all. There was time, about a decade ago, when I mistakenly thought alpaca was the answer to my wool sensitivity. It’s so… Read More Out of the Frog Pond, into the Fire