Category Archives: Design – Execution

How do we go from ideas to reality? What changes from one stage to the next?

Andean Dreams

I have never been to see the Andes, except in the books I have read.  It is a place that I have dreamed of visiting – Maybe one year. Until then – I will visit them every time I have … Continue reading

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Photo Shoot Success!

On Saturday Feb 27th Tamera, the camera and I invaded Turley’s Florists and wrecked havoc among the flowers there.  Not Really – but did we have fun! Look for the patterns to be released over the next few weeks, starting … Continue reading

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Off the Needles

It is the New Year and now halfway into January – what are your plans and or resolutions for 2016!  I have been asked this several times in the last week or so.  Here is my answer.  I would love to … Continue reading

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Buttons and Furbelows

Did you know that a “furbelow” was 1) a fringe or piece of trim 2) an ornamental addition to a garment. Who knew! I love furbelows!  I seldom knit anything without an addition of some kind! Snakes, Snails and Puppy … Continue reading

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Fall Knitting

Well really, Fall knitting is no different from knitting at any other time of year!  It just seems different because it is “Fall”.  It means we can wear our new knits immediately – no waiting for the season to change … Continue reading

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Back to Normal

It is back to normal in more ways than one right now! The weather is back to normal (didn’t realise how much I missed the grey until we had a summer of nothing but sun!) – my life is back … Continue reading

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Vancouver Island Fibre Fest and Painting DewMoth

I was at the Vancouver Island Fibre Festival this last weekend and it was marvelous.  I watched the fashion show, featuring many of Lucy Neatby’s incredible designs – Lucy was the Highlighted Teacher – and many other garments from the … Continue reading

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