Knit Spin Quilt is out with Spin City today at the Old Stone House in Brooklyn doing a demo of the sheep to shawl process. Continue reading Kings County Fiber Festival
These two sets are a teaser for a new product I’ll be debuting at Flame Con: wine glass charms! The blog may be a bit Flame Con centered until August, but never fear — I’m still fundraising for Doctors Without Borders for all of 2017! Items that debut at Flame Con will be available for … Continue reading Flame Con Prep: wine glass charm edition
Hello, all! I’ve been quiet because keeping up with Etsy orders, school, and work has been keeping me quite busy, but I’ve got some news to share with you! First of all, in 2017 I’ll be fundraising for Doctors Without Borders. The work they do around the world is sorely needed, and their charity ratings … Continue reading New Blog & New Shop
Some of you may remember that I made a Scrappy Trip Around the World quilt a few years ago as a wedding present for friends, and another one for a friend’s baby. The larger quilt was queen size: here it’s being held up by my father (6’4″) who is standing on a chair: The smaller … Continue reading Scrappy Trip Around The World, take three
I’m fortunate enough to be traveling for research this summer, and doubly-fortunate enough to be staying with friends for much of the trip. I’m doing research for my dissertation and visiting London, Oxford, Paris, and Munich. Right now, I’m staying with a friend in a rented house in London, with a lovely back garden: In … Continue reading Spinning in London
A few months ago I agreed to barter for quilting services: I would quilt an acquaintance’s quilt top, and she would pay me in yarn and fabric. Life intervened, and she was very patient as I proceeded to have zero free time around the holidays. But now it’s done! Here’s the front, post-washing: I stitched … Continue reading Commission Quilting
Hello, all, and welcome to KnitSpinQuilt. My first finish is a DPN/knitting notions roll I made for my mother. She loves the subway fabric from City Quilter, here in NYC, so I’m always looking for an excuse to make her something out of it. I’ll be adding more images over the course of the day … Continue reading TGIFF Christmas Day!