If you follow me on Instagram, you might know that I am an avid sock knitter. The most recent pair of socks I made are the Boba Time Socks by Aimee Sher Makes. The pattern can be purchased on Etsy or Ravelry and I love how simple and quick it is to work on. I… Continue reading My Taro Tea Boba Time Socks and My Favorite Bubble Tea Places in North Jersey and Midtown Manhattan
I haven't had the urge to blog in a very long time. But today I was randomly going through my drafts and discovered this half finished list of my favorite Asian owned crafting businesses that I started all the way back in May. So I decided to finally finish it today. I haven't actually made… Continue reading My Favorite Asian Owned Crafting Businesses
It's that time again! Here's another roundup of the handmade gifts I made for family for Christmas this year. This process always starts at the beginning of the year due to that post holiday high I get after coming off of working on a Christmas show and finally having some time off come the beginning… Continue reading 2020 Christmas Gift Round-Up
Just listed these bags on Etsy but they will also be coming with me to the Makers Market at Urban Sewciety in Westfield, NJ on December 5th from 10 AM- 4 PM. Rifle Paper Co. Zipper Tote with Flap Pocket for Interchangeable Knitting Needles $75 Rifle Paper Co. Canvas Zipper Tote with Front Flap Pocket… Continue reading Etsy Shop Update
If it feels safe to do so, I'll be a vendor at the Makers Market at Urban Sewciety in Westfield, NJ on December 5 from 10 AM - 4 PM. I've always wanted to participate in this craft fair but was never able to do so because of work. This is the first year that… Continue reading Makers Market 2020
These are unprecedented times we're living through right now. There are no hard rules during social distancing (except stay at least 6 feet away from people and wear a mask whenever you go outside!) So I've made a bullet point list of all the things I've been doing while quarantining over the past month. This… Continue reading What I’ve Been Doing During Social Distancing
It all started with some remnant yarn. I have a few jars full of fingering weight yarn leftover from sock projects that I didn't know what to do with so I decided to cast on this Find Your Fade Shawl by Andrea Mowry sometime last year. I began with this dark purple yarn I bought… Continue reading Find Your Fade x 2!
During the month of January for the past few years, I've found myself newly unemployed after coming off of working on a Christmas show. Having missed most of the Christmas celebrations with my family due to work, I usually feel a mix of what I'll call post seasonal Christmas spirit along with a vivid sense… Continue reading 2019 Christmas Gift Roundup
I've never understood the point of short sleeved sweaters. Weren't sweaters supposed to keep you warm? But then I came across Jacqueline Cieslak's Rift Tee pattern and my life changed. I saw the sneak peaks on Instagram and I knew I had to make it. I had just made her Ursa Sweater and really enjoyed… Continue reading My Rift Tee Plus Knitting Project Bag Tutorial with Free Pattern!
I was looking for a simple, long term knitting project that I could easily unwind with at the end of a long day of work. I discovered Lost and Fawn's designs after stumbling upon an Instagram post last year about a sock knit along she was hosting along with Mockingbird Fiber Co. for her Slacktide… Continue reading Bennet Sister Shawl