Sunday, November 25, 2012

Selbuvotter NHM #10 wip

- a modified version from the book, Selbuvotter, by Terri Shea
- replaced initials in pattern with paper dolls

Tuesday, November 20, 2012


 Padna, Slovenia

  Venice, Italy

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Cthulhu Mittens by Diana Stafford

 Many thanks to Diana Stafford for her awesome Cthulhu Mittens pattern on Ravelry!  Also, thanks to Luinelen for her modifications.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Estonian mittens

- from the puppet pattern, Estonian Sheep Puppet, by Anu Kotli and Carol H. Rhoades.  
In the pattern is a photo of Anu's puppet, but there is no chart for this particular puppet.

eta: design also found on Graph 88 - District of Zemgale mittens from the book Latvian Mittens by Lizbeth Upitis.

Sunday, October 07, 2012

modified Fiddlehead mittens

 - lined, with invisible thumbs and braids.

Saturday, October 06, 2012

fraternal Fiddlehead mittens, lined

An Adrian Bizilia pattern; modified with an invisible thumb; and knit down, from tip to cuff, using a technique from Anna Zilboorg's book, Magnificent Mittens & Socks.

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Aragorn socks

Aragorn socks by Janneke Maat; modified toe design.

Tuesday, September 04, 2012

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Tree & Ibex convertible mittens

Modified the historical child's pattern, Tree & Ibex Socks , by Lilinah biti-Anat.

... & DD's hand felted Moogle and fox head.

Thursday, August 09, 2012

Nightingale fingerless gloves, wip

... and coordinating fingerless gloves ...

Monday, August 06, 2012

Nightingale Socks finished

Ravellenics 2012; crossed the line just after Alex Morgan scored the winning goal against our Canadian women's soccer team :( .

Sunday, August 05, 2012

75% nightingale

Nightingale is one of my Ravellenic Games 2012 entries, a Vintage Purls design inspired by a filet crochet pattern by Mrs. F. W. Kettelle in
Priscilla Filet Crochet Book No. 2
(see pg 17, Figs. 39 & 42.)

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

modified Bird and Vine Mitts

I modified Eva Katharina's Bird and Vine Mitts pattern which is a modified version of Eunny Jang Endpaper Mitts.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Sunday, July 01, 2012

Hi Top Booties

modified Crystal Shadrick's pattern to use fingering weight yarn and crochet thread

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Friday, June 22, 2012

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Friday, June 15, 2012

Strawberry Baby Booties

modified Norwegian design by Hrönn Jónsdóttir;
(started with foot design by Christine Bourquin;
leaf design by  Aurore Turcan; and flower design by Annie's Attic.)

Saturday, June 09, 2012

Arthurian Anklets finished

... one knit toe-up, the other cuff-down.

Thursday, June 07, 2012

Arthurian Anklet, 1 finished

design by Cailyn Meyer,  (of The Daily Skein.)
- knit cuff down with added braids along top edge

Monday, May 28, 2012


a partly twine knit designed by Leslie Comstock, (chewyknits on Ravelry,)
for Sock Madness 6, (sm6 2012.)

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Dolce Pazzia

A beaded lace sock pattern designed
by Adrienne Fong, (bellybuttonknits on Ravelry,)
for SM6 Round 6, (Sock Madness Forever.)