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She is a baby, not a bear…

I have wrote before about taming my Baby Ribwarmer. In the end when I finally figured out what the pattern wanted me to do it was very simple. The Ribwarmer turned out to be very cute. The only problem was… We do not own a teddy bear. It may surprise some, but the only bear in m
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Pink Ruffles, baby hat

Ever since my youngest daughter was born I am on the “pink kick”. The little darling has at least three pink hats, here is one more. This hat is actually a nostalgic item. I think every Russian kid had a similar one when I was growing up. I have a photo of me wearing just
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Problems with comments solved.

I am very grateful to those of you who contacted me privately letting me know about difficulties posting comments on my blog. I’m happy to tell you that we have fixed the technical problem. Also my wonderful husband has come up with this little tutorial. Another way to contact m
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Pi are square

My thanks to EZ and Meg Swanson for this wonderful invention. You can find the pattern for it in The Opinionated Knitter, by Elizabeth Zimmermann. So far I have knit six of them.I made first 4 using Suri Dream Yarn from KnitPicks. I really love this yarn. When using #9 needle my shawl
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“Russian Winter” baby booties

A friend of mine has called me last week to tell me how much she loved the booties I have made for her son. And by the way, she is very sorry, but one is lost. I did not have the time for anything special. After some experimentation I ended up with something similar to what we used to
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"Russian Winter" baby booties

A friend of mine has called me last week to tell me how much she loved the booties I have made for her son. And by the way, she is very sorry, but one is lost. I did not have the time for anything special. After some experimentation I ended up with something similar to what we used to
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