Wearing Winter Floral in Spring

My heavy wool fair isle sweater is not a good candidate. It happens to me every year. The weather gets nice and warm and my spring clothes are still packed in boxes. This year was no different. We were experiencing sunny 70+ days and my clothing was stuck in dark colors and heavy fabrics.   […]


Welcome December!

I made it.  Wow! November was quite a rush for me and now it is over in a blink of an eye. I always have trouble winding down when things are busy like that.  I keep feeling like there is something I should be doing like making phone calls, lists or sending emails.  Ahhh, but […]


Skulls and Hearts Shawl

When brainstorming Halloween pattern ideas, I instantly thought of this skull pattern by Kungen Och Majkis that I have saved on my Pinterest board.  I really loved the skull but I didn’t care for the rest of the square.  It was a little too open for me and because there is a lot of open […]

It’s What We Don’t See

This is my last burgundy post that I have saved to give to you. I’m sure it is not the last 🙂 This lace sweater from Lane Bryant is so soft and comfortable.  The sheer lace sleeves give a beautiful vintage feel and you all know that I can’t resist the color.   I got this […]