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My Chocolate Dream Shawl (Sheepjes Yarn Kit for Kika)

My Chocolate Dream Shawl (Sheepjes Yarn Kit for Kika)

Tammy December 18, 2014 0

A few weeks ago I was asked to make a sample shawl for Scheepjeswol’s yarn kit for Kika (a children’s Cancer charity) that they released last week.  It’s a kit that includes a knitting and

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Omg! We’re Moving … Eventually!

Omg! We’re Moving … Eventually!

Tammy December 16, 2014 4

I’ve been meaning to write this post since we got back from holiday, so here it is – We’re moving to Pittsburgh! Wow, I don’t even know where to start!  It’s such a huge

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Scheepjes Christmas Blog Hop – Christmas Heart Mitts!

Scheepjes Christmas Blog Hop – Christmas Heart Mitts!

Tammy December 7, 2014 1

Hey there!  Welcome to anyone who is a first time visitor that hopped by from yesterday’s post over at Fifty Shades of 4 Ply! Also, welcome back to my regular gang!  It’s been a

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101 List Update – More Socks!

101 List Update – More Socks!

Tammy September 2, 2014 1

Remember back in 2012 when I completed my goal to learn to knit socks?  Well, I have a confession to make. At that time I learned to knit SOCK… singular.  Yup, I immediately got

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Restaurant Review – Tommy’s Diner (Montpellier, France)

Restaurant Review – Tommy’s Diner (Montpellier, France)

Tammy August 24, 2014 1

Each year when we visit the south of France, we make a point of visiting the Odysseum shopping center in Montpellier.  We shop around a bit, go for lunch and maybe get an ice cream.

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My First Lopi Experience – Himinn Cardigan

My First Lopi Experience – Himinn Cardigan

Tammy August 23, 2014 5

I have seen Lopi patterns and yarns around quite a lot and been curious about them, but have never worked with them myself.  I’d seen the yarn in different shops and thought it came in

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Future Project Planning: Stone Washed Sylvi

Future Project Planning: Stone Washed Sylvi

Tammy August 6, 2014 1

Yarn: Scheepjes Stone Washed XL  (850 – Garnet) Pattern: Sylvi (Ravelry) I’m so excited about this project, even though I keep putting it off as more urgent things come up.  I first added the pattern

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Exploring Aveyron

Exploring Aveyron

Tammy July 29, 2014 2

After visiting the workshop of Andre Debru Xander and I wanted to see a bit more of the Aveyron area. It was a beautiful day and we loved the scenery on the drive there

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Scheepjeswol Bloggers Day

Scheepjeswol Bloggers Day

Tammy July 28, 2014 0

A few weeks ago I was invited to visit the Scheepjeswol headquarters for a Bloggers Day event they were having this past Friday and I have been counting the days (hours, minutes…) ever since.

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The Art of Andre Debru

The Art of Andre Debru

Tammy July 21, 2014 3

While on holiday in the south of France my husband and I went to visit the Roquefort caves with my mother-in-law.  On the way there we came across a roundabout with an art installation

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Dreambird Shawl Finishing Touches

Dreambird Shawl Finishing Touches

Tammy July 19, 2014 4

As of this morning my Dreambird is officially finished. Well, almost… it’s all over but the drying.  I had to put off blocking it a little longer than I expected as we had people

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