I finally had a chance to get a little bit caught up, and am now able to make good on my promise to release the pattern before the end of October, if only just barely! The name "Vahtralehed" comes from the Estonian for "maple leaves"; I wanted the title of the pattern to reflect the… Continue reading Vahtralehed pattern, now available!
I mentioned in my last post that I bought one thing the entire time I was at Rhinebeck. That was true last year, too, when my only loot was a signed copy of Clara Parke's "The Knitter's Book of Wool". Like last year, I came to the festival with a plan. And here is the… Continue reading my lone rhinebeck purchase.
Rhinebeck was a blast this year, just as it was last year. It was also thoroughly, utterly exhausting...but still worth it. We took off Friday afternoon, after I'd finished my tutoring shift at the Writing Center. Our (5 hour long) drive down to the Hudson River Valley region was made a bit less pleasant by… Continue reading Rhinebeck!
I'm not feeling all that well this weekend, so instead of one of my usual wordy posts, here are some pictures: Apple Season in Western NY Honey Flax Bread, straight out of the oven Stack of solids & prints for my NewBee quilt First Paintbox squares, from my friend Kris Progress on the second Think… Continue reading autumn is here.