Category Archives: Shameless Twist

Maeva

I’ve been knitting. Crazy, I know. I’ve even been knitting entire pairs of socks. Since it seems like a bit much to fire them all into one post, I’m going to show off my Maevas today. I made two pair. … Continue reading

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Awareness

Back in the beginning of September, a family very dear to me was hit with some pretty terrifying news. Their oldest daughter was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma, a form of bone cancer most often found in adolescents. While we have … Continue reading

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Maeva

I love the look of these socks. I really, really do. And I’ve been dying to use this yarn because the colour is just delicious. It’s a colourway on Obedience that I happened upon when I was trying to recreate … Continue reading

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Impulse and Insinuation

During the course of the Twisted Disc club, I introduced people to Insinuation. It was just a teaser; DEATH on Insinuation. It has been a few months since that went out, and I’ve finally added it to the shop. I … Continue reading

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Tristan & Isolde

For the last 6 years, a wonderful lady has been teaching my oldest daughter how to dance in the Highland discipline. She’s meant a whole lot to us, and she’s had to leave our studio because she’s had some really … Continue reading

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Bloody Stupid Johnson

I love Bloody Stupid Johnson. Truly, he embodies the good intentions gone awry that is the human condition. Throughout the course of this club, I’ve tested so many different colourways, bounced ideas back & forth with my dyepot about who … Continue reading

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Daft Wullie

This is another colourway I had already completed ahead of time, but when it came time to tag them to send them out, I just didn’t like the way it looked. So I redid it. Daft Wullie is a Pictsie, … Continue reading

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Revamping the shop!

Back when I did the Rincewind¬†colourway, my recipe book which I had foolishly written in gel pen & the occasional felt tip marker (I have 3 kids. Pens are a valuable commodity around here.) fell into the last pot of … Continue reading

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My Stash. Let Me Show You It.

Okay just my fingering weight stash. I hadn’t realized how much it was growing until I went to organize my studio last weekend. Remember the WIP post? I didn’t include pictures of those yarns in my stash photo, and I’m … Continue reading

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Carrot Ironfoundersson

Originally, Carrot was going to be a fiery red & orange, overlaid by a patina of dust. Really, that would have been appropriate for Captain Carrot. However, readers of the series have probably picked up that there’s more to him … Continue reading

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