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Yarn Harlot · 1W ago

I’ll just take that too

My little Pretty Thing is finished and blocking (I forgot what a super fast knit it is, the chart’s only got 62 rounds) if by “blocking” you understand that I have washed it in the bathroom ...
Yarn Harlot · 1W ago


I am pretending that this week is not on fire. (It is.) I am pretending that I am totally organized (I am not) and that everything is absolutely coming together (it isn’t) and that I have all of this well … Continue reading →
Yarn Harlot · 2W ago

The next one will have ties

Elliot’s new sweater is finished, fits, and is being enjoyed by the recipient. And while he quite likes the buttons… He is over the hat. Completely. (Hat: Tiny Lumberjack, Sweater: Elwood,  ...
Yarn Harlot · 2W ago

One Half Year

A few years ago a friend told me that after she experienced a significant loss, she didn’t...
Yarn Harlot · 2W ago

One off the list

I’m back. Well, the odds are good that unless you follow me on instagram, you didn’t know ...
Yarn Harlot · 3W ago

I couldn’t possibly

I left to go to Madrona with two projects in my bag. Well, three. I had a sock with me jus...
Yarn Harlot · 1M ago

Doubling up

Off I go this morning, the first of two flights, making my way from cold and snowy Toronto to what I hear is a decidedly more spring-like Seattle.  It’s the time of the year that I get to go to … Continue reading →
Yarn Harlot · 1M ago

In a drawer

We’ve been going through my Mum’s things. It’s time to empty her house and sell it, and un...
Yarn Harlot · 1M ago

A River in Egypt

This June I will be fifty years old.  When I am fifty, I will have been knitting for forty...
Yarn Harlot · 1M ago

Hip to be square

I finished that gorgeous hat over the weekend – Hallstatt is off the needles, and isn’t it...