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Crocheted Shoe Tutorial

Recently I was walking through the city right after it rained and noticed that my feet felt wet. I looked down to find that I had worn giant holes in the bottom of my shoes! Of course they were the oxfords that I wore to work all the time. As I began my search for […]

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Posable Amigurumi Patterns Part1 – The Body

I mentioned in a previous post that I was making some amigurumis of me and my boyfriend at his request and they’re all done! I have provided the patterns so you can have fun with changing the colors to make them your own if you’d like. They’re a very basic shape so make a great […]

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How to Knit an Iron Man Drink Cozy

The premiere of Iron Man 3 is only a couple of days away so I was asked to make a little project to celebrate the occasion. I made it with Lion Brand’s new yarn Heartland¬†(which officially goes on sale today!) and the embroidery was done with Bonbons in Beach. It was a really quick and […]

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How to Make a Posable Amigurumi Doll

The cardigan I was working on is all done and has been packed up and shipped out to the client. I can’t wait to see how it looks on her! Now, I’m on to my next project. I’m always sending pictures of funny amigurumis to my boyfriend while I’m at work and one day he […]

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What’s on my Needles

Just wanted to give you all a quick update on what I have been up to. I know it’s been a while, I’m actually still sick so I’ve been short on energy lately. Anyway, a few weeks ago I was commissioned by one of my mother’s coworkers to make a sweater. My mother being my […]

How to Make Bunny Gloves

How to Make Bunny Gloves

Sorry I haven’t posted in a while I’ve been really sick lately. The good thing about needing to spend so much time in bed though is that I’ve gotten a lot of knitting done! My latest project was these cute little bunny gloves for spring. I made the project using¬†Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Extra Soft Wool […]

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Performing Crochet Surgery

A few months ago I got an email from Vogue Knitting asking me to make this dress that I designed (shown on the left) for their crochet issue. Of course I said yes! With the holidays and everything the deadline sort of snuck up on me. So there I am in my apartment frantically crocheting […]

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How to Make a Convertible Colorwork Headband

After months of only making large projects like sweaters and dresses I decided to try making something smaller. The bright, cheery colors of Lion Brand Bonbons yarn inspired me to play around with colorwork! I wanted to get the most the most mileage out of my little accessory so I decided to make it convertible. […]

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Knitted Snow Boots? Why not!

One of the major perks of my job is that I get to play with all the yarns! When we first got in the Bellini yarn, I thought it was cool but couldn’t figure out what to do with it. I loved the bold texture and the variegation of the colors. It really reminded me […]

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Blog now live

I had so much fun at Vogue Knitting Live over the weekend and it was really exciting to see my design walk the runway! I finally got my blog up so stay tuned for tutorials and more news about my work