Gone Fishin’

Well, the neckwarmer made it into production Saturday, doing its job quite admirably on a wintry Chicago day. I think the new owner looks smashing in it.

Specifics* Hand spun fade-dye merino from the talented hands of Lisa Mendez* Original concept is a modified basketweave with a 5-row seed stitch border* Two brown leather buttons […]

Do, Or Do Not.

“Do, Or Do Not. There is no ‘try.’” — Jedi Master Yoda

Sure, Yoda. I live in the real world where sometimes “try” is all you have and failure is a strong possibility. What am I talking about? Exhibit One, your Honor:

I will not finish this gift of the Almost Garter scarf before Monday. […]