Episode 003: Heather Zoppetti of Stitch Sprouts

This week, Felicia chats with knitwear designer, teacher, and author, Heather Zoppetti. Heather is the recent author of two books: Everyday Lace (Interweave, 2014) and Unexpected Cables (Interweave, 2015). Heather is also the owner and founder of Stitch Sprouts, a distribution and service company offering access to the yarns, patterns, and hand-made stitch markers. They…

Episode 002: Kate Atherley on Knitting Custom Socks

Kate Atherley is a knitwear designer and teacher who has become an expert on knitting socks. Specifically socks that will fit all different shapes and sizes of feet. Listen to this episode to learn what’s important when knitting to get a better fitting, better wearing pair of socks! You can download the podcast to your computer…

The SweetGeorgia Show: Episode Zero

The SweetGeorgia Show, what? It’s finally here! Welcome to the first ever episode (Episode Zero!) of The SweetGeorgia Show, the podcast that explores the sweet spot between colour, craft, and creativity. You can download the podcast to your computer or listen to it here right from the website. I’ve also submitted the podcast feed to…

Mini Road Trippin’ to Churchmouse and Happy Knits

Before my husband and I had Russell, we always said, we would just incorporate the baby into whatever we were doing and wherever we were traveling to. It hasn’t been the easiest thing in the world and, for sure, we have made schedule adjustments to prioritize what the baby needed, but we have still always…

Reveal: May 2015 Club // Island Time

Each month, we dye a brand new, unique colourway for our Spinning Fibre and Sock Yarn Clubs. We’d like to share what we sent out to our members in May: Colourway // Island Time Golden sunshiney yellows and zesty blood oranges, perked up with a splash of swimming pool blue… This month’s colourway, Island Time…

Rocky Joggers // pants for baby!

Squeeeee!! I can’t write this blog post without getting all gushy and googly. Those two babies are just too cute. And in those little baby bums in little baby pants! Alexa and Emily at Tin Can Knits have been launching patterns from their new book, Max and Bodhi’s Wardrobe and today, they released the “Rocky”…

Union Square // a project for two hand-dyed yarns

Designed by Annie at JumperCablesKnitting, the Union Square Cowl is ideal for using solid and multicolored fingering weight yarn together. Knit in the round and using stranded color work, this cowl features a stockinette stitch background, textured squares and ribbed borders. Instructions are given for two sizes. Sample cowls knit with SweetGeorgia Tough Love Sock…

Friday Five: 5 Works-in-Progress

In the past few years, I’ve become more less rabid about writing about what I’m making, mostly because I don’t think it’s particularly interesting to report on the 2 cm of progress I managed to make since the last post. But when deadlines roll around (our TNNA crate ships out on Monday! whooosh), I seem…

Friday FO: My Song Baby Quilt

It is finished! It is gifted! The baby has arrived! Let the flurry of photographs begin! Ever since I heard that my brother and his wife were expecting, I had my heart set on making a baby quilt for them. I even spent part of my Christmas holidays drafting a design up for a baby…