St-Denis Spring Summer 2010 Issue 2

Veronique Avery’s St-Denis Issue 2 has been released, and I’m so proud to be a part of it. My Bright Stripes Lace scarf pattern is included in the collection, and I also have a two page photo spread of inspiration photos for my design.

I’m crazy for this yarn, Nordique, it’s very knitter friendly and [...]

desert beauty

The view, with it’s rich hot colors…

and by hot, I mean hot, 111 degrees

and by beauty, I mean the view and this hand knit antique doily I found in a shop. It was tossed in with a pile of crochet doilies. It caught my eye with it’s starched linen, and fine work, about ten stitches [...]

new shoes….and yarn

for happy feet

for happy fingers

organic cotton purchased at knit & pearl in santa barbara

Inside

and outside, at my mother’s house…

summer stars

This is a painting I made a few years ago that hangs on the wall facing our front door. Welcome!

Recently, I bought many balls of sparkly yarn (Louisa Harding Coquette). It has multi colored sequins strung all over it that look like tiny summer stars. I felt like whipping up something really simple to wear [...]