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Guys, I am so sososo sorry I haven’t posted as much lately! But I’ve drawn the winners! MaryJo Nidhi & Cinnamon! Please pm me on Ravelry so I can gift you a copy! So…what’s on my needles now? A few different things! I have a rustic BT cardi in the works, another Starboard for E in beloved Swan’s Island, and a cozy shawl in Mecha. One of the questions I’ve been asked by so many of you dear friends is… Read more »

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(Hannah modeling my new favorite Market Bag from R & T) Sometimes random moments are just meant to be. The first time I ever walked into Natasha’s store, Rough & Tumble, was completely by chance. It just happens to be two storefronts down from my favorite LYS, and while we were all sitting in a circle, knitting away, one of the ladies mentioned it. I honed in on two words in particular, and heard nothing else–local, handbag. You all at… Read more »

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Rich, warm shades of brown, high relief texture, and filtered sunlight. Pure autumn perfection. Today feels like the perfect day to release Countryline. The straight, clean fit makes it perfect for many things-school uniforms, weekend layering vests, boys, and girls. If you visit the link above you can see the whole gallery. The little skirt in the picture is one I whipped up in (no joke!) 20 minutes. It took 1/2 a yard of fabric and the Oliver + S… Read more »

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So, dearfriends, I have been chatting with the fabulous Jackie over at Swan’s Island Yarns, and she invited me up for a tour of their dyehouse. In typical Alicia fashion, I excitedly accepted prior to, oh, mapquesting it or planning it much. The drive was about 2 hours and 45 minutes up the coast! (with both girls in tow)…but so worth it! Tucked away from the hustle and touristry of Camden lies Northport–and the Swan’s Island Dyehouse. Everything happens right… Read more »