This west was a test knit for Ciospy knits. It's an awesome pattern! I fell in love with the graphic design, and immediately imagined it in bright colors! So that is what I made. This is intarsia, and at times it was tedious. I don't love knitting intarsia, but I love the results! And small … Continue reading Dreams of Flatlandia
I've been wanting to make some dog-sweaters, but haven't gotten around to it. And I didn't have a dog to put it on either. But last week I got an order in for a sweater for a little corgi, about a month younger than Gin. So I finally made one! Corgi's have an odd shape, … Continue reading My first dog-sweater
I’m a bit late to post, cause Gnutmeg was finished on December 24th! But I’ve just been too busy cleaning up after all his mischief to have time to post here. Here is the link to my Ravelry project page: Mazter's ADVENTure Gnome As soon as Gnutmeg was finished, Gnomey decided to show him around. … Continue reading Gnome knitalong FO!
I love the leash I made, so I made one for my Secret Santa swap on Redditgifts as well! My giftee has a female dog, so I was happy to be able to use some purple! Hopefully they will like it. I also made a black and blue one that I've put up for sale. … Continue reading Knitted pet stuff
I decided to make a knitted leash for Gin, to match his plaid collar. So I knitted up some cotton yarn I had in my stash, braided it together and stitched it up to make it sturdy. I love how it turned out! It has just the right amount of elasticity, is super light and … Continue reading Knitted leash and collar – pattern
As I mentioned in my last post, I need those small, instant gratification projects from time to time. I found that the headband I made was so nice and cozy that I wanted another one! So I made one, just with thicker needles and a different twist. I love these little projects. And the kids … Continue reading Headbands for everyone!
3 days ago we got little Gin! He's such an adorable, little puppy. And as many other crafters out there, I adore my pets! So here's some pictures of Gin the cardigan corgi, and our three cats. Gin Gin in his favorite sleeping position! The blanket is much loved already. Melody and Spock Clover Spock … Continue reading Pet spam!
In October we're getting a puppy. We've decided to name him Gin, because my boyfriend and I both love gin! And there is some special history around it too. So when we decided to get a dog, it turned out we both had thought about naming it Gin! Gender neutral, short and cute. I grew … Continue reading Blanket for Gin