Author Archives: luliriisi

Update-y goodness

So, in my last post I mentioned lots of exciting things are happening around here, but I didn’t say what. Now that it’s all official and nothing’s going to get jinxed (I hope!), I can reveal some of the somethings. … Continue reading

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The view from our new living room

There will be a “proper” post shortly!

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Taking a break outside

… from all of the boxes that still need packing.

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More Monkey Adventures: the Iceland Edition

So, we went to Iceland last month! Want to see all that Monkey saw? From Monkey's Iceland Adventure Link to album Many more exciting things are afoot chez nous, but I’ll save all that for a later post when things … Continue reading

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Monkey's Christmas Adventure

Monkey, the TT team’s mascot, accompanied me to Finland for Christmas this year. Click the photo to see everything he saw! Monkey's Christmas Adventure And tomorrow? He’s off to New York City with my co-worker L. Lucky thing.

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I can haz yarn!

Both from Stitches N Rows: Killjoy – Definitive Soles sock yarn (100% superwash BFL) Minty – Luxe Soles sock yarn (80% merino/10% cashmere/10% nylon) No clue what they want to be yet, but I’m sure I’ll find out eventually.

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Mythos Collection + a giveaway!

Winner announced! Congrats HeavensJoy! My designer friend Erica Jackofsky has graciously sent me her Mythos Collection (Ravelry link) for reviewing. The collection consists of seven shawlettes each using only one skein of fingering weight. They are all based on Greek … Continue reading

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Kelsey Mitts

From Blog photos Pattern: Kelsey Mitts by Silka Burgoyne, Knitscene Fall 2012 Yarn: Natural Dye Studio BFL/Exmoor Blueface (Great British Wool Club January 2012 shipment) They’re done! My Smurf mitts are done. I’ve nicknamed them that because of the yarn. … Continue reading

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Adventures in sewing

For a few years now, I’ve thought about making an advent calendar out of fabric that I can fill up myself. Mainly because I really dislike the advent calendar chocolate in the ones you buy from the stores, but I … Continue reading

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Tea Rose Shawlette

From Blog photos One of my favourite designs to date (shh, don’t tell the others!), the Tea Rose Shawlette is now available as a Ravelry download. It first made its debut in the Smell the Roses club run by The … Continue reading

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