The Serene Seas Cowl

Did you know that the middle of the ocean can be as calm as a lake? This phenomenon took me by surprise last year when I sailed across the Pacific from LA to Hawaii with my husband and dad.

The West Coast Collaboration – New patterns and yarn designed with the West in mind

Back in November, Halo-Halo Knits and All Knit Up Designs (basically my favorite knitting people on Earth), and I created a collaboration! You’re just going to love what we’ve created for you. Keep reading to find out more!

Introducing the Bee-coming Cowl!

A year-long in the making, and perhaps in the imagination much longer, I´m happy to debut my first official pattern as a knitwear designer! Introducing the Bee-coming Cowl! (See what I did there? It´s a honeycomb pattern but also looks super ¨becoming¨ on? Haha, I crack myself up.) Anyway you can buy this pattern onContinue reading “Introducing the Bee-coming Cowl!”

project 23: cottage socks

I don’t know about you, but all these chunky yarn–made things on Pinterest are making me swoon. Maybe not the most practical at times, but they would definitely engulf you in warmth like I imagine jumping into clouds would feel like. (Only in my dreamland of course… clouds are actually super wet and cold… seemsContinue reading “project 23: cottage socks”

project 21: rain boot socks

October is finally here! The air is a little crisper, the leaves crunch crunch under my feet, and the smell of someone’s fireplace pays visit to my nose. And you know what that means! Pumpkins, and Fall, and leaves, and pumpkin pie, and halloween, and thanksgiving, and rain. (Can you tell I’m excited?) Almost everythingContinue reading “project 21: rain boot socks”

project 19: festival crop top

I know that many people are craving fall weather, but that’s all we’ve had here in San Francisco. We’ve had chilly days, and apparently the coldest July in recent history. Our summer is coming up here in a month or so and I am super pumped about it. I’m getting ready with all my summerContinue reading “project 19: festival crop top”

project 14: more mittens and new beginnings

For some reason, June always feels like a month of new beginnings for me. We’re right on the cusp of summer, my birthday just behind me. It might be from my school days, when summer meant new freedom, new  experiences, and new possibilities. June always inspires me to make new resolutions, and finish up oldContinue reading “project 14: more mittens and new beginnings”

project 11: misty infinity scarf

Hello all and happy June! I hope you’re enjoying the beginning of summer and have plans set up for the next few months! I know we do! Although most of us don’t want to even think about colder weather, I’d like to introduce another item I’ve added to my Etsy store! This soft and heavyContinue reading “project 11: misty infinity scarf”

project 10: million-dollar socks

Hello all and happy Wednesday! I hope you enjoyed your long Memorial Day weekend (if you’re reading from the U.S.). I know we definitely did. My hunky man and I traveled to the valley to experience a little more heat and we sure took advantage of it! Kayaking, rock climbing and dancing the night away…Continue reading “project 10: million-dollar socks”

project 9: Etsy debut!

“The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco”  – Mark Twain Happy belated Mother’s Day to all the sweet mamas out there. I hope you all are excited for the warmer weather Summer should bring. San Francisco is definitely a different story. Summer usually means mist and fog sweeping over the hills, theContinue reading “project 9: Etsy debut!”