Stitch Tuesday – Small Goldfinch Cowl Pattern

This cowl is the inspiration for the name. I bought this colourful braid of superwash Merino a few years ago. The moment I saw it I thought of birds. It sat in my closet for a long time until I finally spun it just after Christmas. I knew that it had to become something special.…

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Fashion Friday – Tabula Rasa Fall 2018 ready-to-wear

Once again Tabula Rasa pulls it out of the hat. I’m completely in love with this collection. Heck! I’m absolutely obsessed! Season after season I find myself inspired. Who knew there are so many ways to make knits look modern and relevant and fresh?! I love all the mesh and fringe. I also really like…

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Stitch Tuesday – Large Goldfinch Cowl – Knitting Pattern

I hope everyone had a good Easter weekend. I don’t really celebrate it aside from having a bunch of chocolate. It’s also nice to get away for the long weekend with the family. I had my husband help me with a bit of a photo shoot of a few of my patterns, which I will…

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Stitch Tuesday – New Pattern Is Live

Hey crafty crafters! Acorn pillow is out in the world! I’m very happy to finally set it free. It’s been living in my computer for a long time and it’s kind of like letting your child go off to college. I’ve loved this pattern ever since I thought it up and it’s hard to open…

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Hello 2018

Happy New Year readers, crafters, fashion lovers, people in general! It’s been a busy season. Many nights were spent knitting on gifts. I don’t know how I managed to pull it off since I’m not so young anymore and all nighters really take a toll. I finished the cowichan sweater. It was a big hit!…

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WIP Wednesday – Christmas Is Coming

Feeling the Christmas pressure I need to be knitting a lot more. Thus I’m adding streaming to WIP Wednesdays. Check it out on twitch! Link below. http://www.twitch.tv/cheekygarden?sr=a Why can’t I have nice things? My stream ended half way through so once again it’s a two parter. http://www.twitch.tv/cheekygarden/v/188750453?sr=a&t=1s

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