baby knits

Another first (and I hope to see you there)!

March 12, 2014

Yarn Cupboard Retreat – April 25th – 27th, 2014 Very few of you know this, but when I was in college I trained to be an elementary school teacher! I have often said that this was the most useful experience of my career. I did not, however, expect to be standing in front of a […]

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Anatomy of a Baby Sweater

January 29, 2013

There is nothing more meaningful than receiving a hand made gift, especially when it’s a gift for a new child.  Having found myself with more than a handful of friends/ teachers/ co-workers/ past nannies having babies, I took the opportunity to create a collection of baby sweaters, textured baby suite. From my perspective, knitting a […]

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Hello Carnaby Baby!

August 28, 2012

I was designing this ‘60s-inspired sweater when I realized that there were a number of details that I really needed to work on.  I did a swatch, frogged multiple times, and still didn’t feel comfortable enough to cast on. So I took a little break to read my email, and there I found a note […]

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Finally… writing them up… sneak peek!!!

January 20, 2012

The last few weeks I have been busy finishing up a new knit — lobster… just a very little sneak peek of what it looked like while it was still on the needles… And I have been writing up some older designs that I just never wrote up… like these… And, I have been doing […]

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Babies, babies everywhere!!!

November 7, 2011

This summer so many of my friends were having babies that I designed a half dozen baby sweaters! This simple, classic — VERSACIKNITS classic baby — may be my favorite! It is simple to knit out of a soft DK weight yarn.  There is nothing quite as special as giving a new baby one of […]

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