October 13, 2011

Presley is a happy little girl who loves green! Last year when I was visiting her mom and aunt (my bestie Danielle!), P, Em and I were at Target where we saw a pretty cabled Christmas stocking. I offered to make one for P instead of buying one at the store – and here it [...]

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It’s Almost Time!

October 11, 2011

Fall is in the air! The leaves are starting to change! SAFF is just around the corner! I just got my class enrollments `for SAFF! All of my classes are a go! Don’t worry – if you are coming to SAFF, but you haven’t pre-registered for a class, there are lots of classes still available [...]

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More Twists

September 7, 2011

Awhile ago, I was lucky enough to design a super fun pair of fingerless gloves for The Buffalo Wool Company! Twisted Ribbons has been available through them at shows, and through Ravelry for quite some time. Late last year, my friend Abbie asked for a pair of fingerless gloves for her birthday. I knew she [...]

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Presto Chango!

September 5, 2011

So, I had this woven scarf that I was never going to wear. I made it as a sample for a beginners rigid heddle class I taught earlier this year. The yarn was cool – a cream color worsted weight (Encore maybe – I don’t even know, it was in my stash) and a skein [...]

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Socks, Socks, Socks!

August 18, 2011

I haven’t knit a pair of socks in ages! But in the last month I have knit 3 pairs. One for the “Couldn’t Foot it Challenge” for those of us who couldn’t make it to Sock Summit. Sometimes you just have to knit a pair of socks in 3 days. I also designed 2 new [...]

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Unwind and upcoming events

May 14, 2011

I had a fantastic time at Unwind! I really should have blogged about it sooner, but honestly I have been out of town since then for work. I hear that they are going to do it again next year! It was a lot of fun, and I met a lot of really cool people! I [...]

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April 27, 2011

So a long time ago I made this post. And while I have been meaning to get back to it, I just hadn’t. But this weekend I am teaching double knitting at the Unwind Retreat and next month at The Yarnhouse. And I think later this summer at Friends and Fiberworks…I would have to check. [...]

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March 10, 2011

So for awhile now, I have been debating buying a new camera. A DSLR. A huge upgrade from my very awesome pink Sony Cybershot. Last week the new Canon T3i came out and I snapped one up – I am in LOVE with it. I have done literally nothing to these pictures. nothing. they are [...]

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Unwind Getaway

January 24, 2011

WOW! So a few months ago I got a message on etsy asking me if I was the Aimee Abernathy in Charlotte NC and would I be interested in discussing a teaching opportunity. I was thrilled to respond and now I am even happier to announce that the website is up!!! The Unwind Getaway starts [...]

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Winter Wonderland

January 10, 2011

OK – so less Wonderland and more SNOWPACOLYPSE!!! Seriously – it started snowing about 330 this morning and now it is sleeting. I have a GOOD 6″ out there. earlier this afternoon I decided to see if Kaylee wanted to play outside. She did, because OMGTHINGSFALLINGFROMTHESKYMOM!!!! She didn’t make it far before she realized that [...]

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