Stitch Tuesday – I’m Looking for Test Knitters

I’ve been busy designing new yarn and patterns and my blog has been suffering as a result. Does anyone else look at popular crafters and think “where in the world do they find the time”?! Though I must admit I am an idea person. Where is that clone technology already? Or robot helpers? Since the…

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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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Fashion Friday – Missoni spring 2018

If you are looking for Christmas party outfit inspiration, look no further. And if you’re a fast knitter (unlike me) you might even have enough time to dazzle everyone with all the sparkly yarn. Though you might want to cover up them nipples especially at an office party. Or not! Who am I to judge?…

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Stream – trying out Twitch

I don’t know how this is going to go. I’m gonna try this out and if all is well this will be a regular thing instead of YouTube. I hope you’ll enjoy! Let me know what you think. Feedback is oh so welcome! http://www.twitch.tv/cheekygarden?sr=a So first video ended abruptly. I had to make another… I…

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