• DOMESTIC STRATA // Masonry Fingerless Mittens Free Knitting Pattern
    Ceramics,  Knitting,  Sewing

    Week 17 – Skein N⁰. 19 Masonry Mitts

    m, After finishing a large project like My Worket, I always find myself a bit drained. This week I cast on a bunch of different test swatches of a bulky yarn I have but I just kept ripping them out, nothing felt right.  On Friday night around 7:30 p.m. it dawned on me that I had left my fingerless mittens at work and that I was going to need them on Saturday.  Since I can’t get into work on the weekend, I decided to knit some up before our Soda Kiln loading started at 10 a.m. on Saturday. Since I rarely take the easy route even with a tight time…

  • DOMESTIC STRATA // Maya Top DIY Capsule Wardrobe

    Maya Top

    Hello Friday!  Woke up early this morning with smoke in the lungs from all the fires in this area. Last summer, it wasn’t nearly this bad and everybody is getting worried because our fire fighting budget is running out and the fires are not. I left some clothes out to dry on the rack last night and they had ash on them when I went outside this morning. The first time I saw the Maya Top by Marilla Walker, it was of course on Instagram and I loved it but lost it.  I had this fuzzy memory of this adorable top from Instagram and I knew there was a pattern…