Posts filed under: Design – Inspiration

Opportunity Opportunity knocked on my door Friday last week.  I was scrolling through Facebook and saw a picture of a gorgeous hank of yarn; attached to this hank was a...
This morning I created the Ravelry Group Edging the Pink for a new Knit-a-long. Like the last one you will be able to choose a lace weight version or a 4-ply/fingering weight version. ...
Every Spring, right around Easter I start to look for the Curly Lily’s and Trilliums. They grow wild in the Parks and woodlands around Nanaimo.  They were a favorite with my mother-in-law...
I have spent the last hour clearing out some photo files on my computer.  They dated from June 2010 to Dec 2010.  I did not do much more than check to...
Are you fascinated by numbers?  I am.  This does not mean that I am in to numerology or especially guided by the numbers that show up in repeating patterns in my life...
  This the story of my first officially published pattern.  I have self published for a few years and then there was the Design competition, but this the first, submitted design...
If you live anywhere coastal, northern or very far southern – you have somewhat colourless winters.  Many shades of white and blue for the very northern or southern area’s of...
I love to knit lace.  I also admire greatly the lace of the past and lace knitting with history.  Eileen, another lace lover, sent me a link.  She sent it to my work...
After looking up the meaning and source of my title I am not sure I should use it!  Shakespeare is the source (I should have known) almost everything seems to...
This morning I am cleaning up a few bits of business.  I just finished up the pattern for Vogue Knitting and sent it off.  I am putting together the slide...