Weekly Fave! The Coolest Slippers

  If you’ve knit up Churchmouse Yarns and Teas “Turkish Bed Socks”, you’ll love this pattern, Chunky Slipper Socks. I’ve printed off this free pattern and purchased Rowan Cocoon in color Duck Down.  This yarn is a blend of merino wool and kid mohair. I may sew some suede soles to the bottom, so I…

Weekly Fave! Turkish Bed Socks

Turkish Bed Socks from Churchmouse Yarns and Teas is one of my favorite items to knit, particularly at this time of year. Spring is when I store my winter boots and pull out my shoes and sandals. I’ve knit many pairs of these to wear as loafer socks. These socks would also be great as…

Summer Knitting

Well, it’s summer time once again, an all too short season in Canada. It’s a fact that knitters do fewer projects during the summer months. You hear all sorts of reasons for not knitting  – “doesn’t it make you feel hot, knitting with wool?” or “I’m outdoors a lot doing other work, like gardening”. Granted,…