Author Archives: Mallory

April Showers

Does the saying of April showers bring May flowers include metaphorical showers? Because April so far has been real, real tough. A few weeks ago, we unexpectedly had to say goodbye to our cat. I have been devastated ever since. … Continue reading

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Finally Finished

  I finally finished The V-Scarf! It only took 400 years. And I still haven’t blocked it. But the knitting’s done! It was knit in Malabrigo Rios in Fresco y Seco. I love Malabrigo for pretty much everything but especially … Continue reading

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Socks in Progress

I’ve been working on a sock that I started…uh…a while ago? I just went through old posts and it looks like the last time I talked about it was back in February of 2015. So, it’s been languishing for years…seesh. … Continue reading

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Starlight Knitting Society – Shop Review

During the Rose City Yarn Crawl this year, I went to 8 yarn shops in the Portland area I hadn’t been to before. I thought it would be fun to write about some of them! The Starlight Knitting Society is … Continue reading

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More Like Rose City Yarn HAUL

I definitely enjoyed myself on this year’s Crawl. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve already seen these pics but for those of you who don’t, please enjoy my stash enhancement.

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Rose City Yarn Crawl 2018

This weekend was the Rose City Yarn Crawl and despite coming down with a cold, I managed to actually complete it! Thursday I walked down to to a shop near work. Then got hit with a bastard of a cold, … Continue reading

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Secret Quilt – Post #3

Matt. DO NOT READ THIS ONE. The secret quilt is coming along. I was able to work on it over my weekend and before work yesterday (not having to be at work until 1:30pm definitely has it’s bonuses).

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Jealousy

90% of the people I follow on Instagram are crafty people. Knitters, spinners, quilters, sewers, planner people, etc. Most of the time this is great. I find Instagram to be a nice sea of calm instead of the turbulent, depressing … Continue reading

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