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Gilded Lauriel

This is quite possibly the most beautiful and complicated thing I’ve knit so far! Lauriel is the pattern, the yarn is Madelinetosh DK in ‘Gilded.’ (Ravelry notes here.) It’s a gorgeously bright and sunny yellow! I am drawn to happy colours, and this is definitely a happy colour in my book. (Totally my colour, I […]

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Two-Day Mitts

Aren’t these fingerless mitts cute? They’re from Jane Richmond’s new book of knitting patterns, Island. I bought the book at Knit City in October. In fact, I bought the book on Saturday, started the mitts when I got home, and finished one by the time I went back to Knit City on the Sunday! (There’s […]

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Sock Obsession

Do you find yourself focused on making one type of thing at a time? In my knitting world, I’m focused on socks right now. Socks, socks and more socks! I can’t get enough socks. It’s part of my quest to only wear beautiful, handmade things and have a “closet full of awesome.” (Thanks to Tanit-isis […]

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What I Knit on Holidays

The great part about knitting? You can do it in a car! (As long as you’re not the one driving, that is. I’m lucky that Mr Sewaholic likes driving more than I do.) Here’s what I made while driving across the United States. Vancouver, BC, Canada to Boise, Idaho: Remember last year I knit Mr […]

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What’s Next?

Tons of exciting things, of course! First off, I can’t wait to show you the next pattern, the one that comes after the Cambie Dress. I may have extra love for this new pattern because it’s my baby, but it’s turning out wonderfully. It’s something you guys have been asking for, that’s the only hint […]

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