Coffee Shop Hop

Hello there! Do you just love to find the coziest coffee shops to work in; do what you do? It’s my favorite thing to do when I have projects to work on. I find myself getting distracted at home with chores, social media, and just procrastination type things to keep me from doing what I’m […]

2018 Knitwear Trends

According to Vogue, “Cardigans, jumpers, turtlenecks and poncho styles: fashion embraces soft materials like wool, mohair or cashmere. Knits for everyone and for all tastes. For winter 2018, we are giving you a selection of innovative  knitwear brands whose soft and warms pieces will keep you warm and trendy.” How spectacular is that? “V” is for Vintage. For us knitters or […]

Favorite Newest Podcast

I truly love when I run up against a podcast that I had no idea was out there. Knitting, while nestled in my space, looking for the perfect podcast, I landed on Mandarine’s Podcast; Melody Hoffman, designs inspired by nature, folklore, and minimalism. A delightful voice to listen to, engaging, and charismatic. Pure joy. Take […]

Rebellious Introspection

In my journey as an artist and blogger, I have leaned toward the rebellious side, seeking out ways to make my work different, breaking the rules, in my own way. Finding content that inspires, yet challenges. I’m persistent in everything I do, because I keep practicing. That’s the key to anything consistent. People love to […]

Embracing my LoPsIdEd Thinking

I really thought my blogging days were over. I wanted to title this blog post, Embracing my Crazy, but, well…I didn’t want you all thinking I was crazy. *smiling*   This past year, I found myself reflecting on how my journey began… as a knitter, then learning the ins and outs of being a designer, then […]

Inspiration from a quiet place

Nighttime is quiet, other than the low hum of the diffuser, which large amounts of steam escape through the pin-like hole on the top. Drops of eucalyptus oil swirl around inside. I’m awake, too miserable to sleep. The coughs come quickly, yet profusely. I look across the room, dimly lit by the one lamp on […]

Fun and Crazy Summer Socks

Summer is upon us. You wouldn’t guess it based on the weather we are having. I think our highs have topped in the mid 80’s. I’m not complaining, because this is our fire season; the one part of the year we all cringe when it appears. I’ve been working on socks. Crazy Summer Socks. (psst…there […]