At the end of the year I always like to look back at what I accomplished during the year. I have to say that this year was SO productive. I had no idea how much until I went to make a collage of my favorite items and actually tally what I knit. So for posterity,… Continue reading 2015 Knits
Welcome to episode 68! This week I have a bunch of FO’s and a couple spins. I can’t believe it’s the end of the year! Please come and join the Ravelry group. You can also find me on Ravelry as Fluffyk, Twitter, Instagram and Periscope as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Stashbuckler: Adventures in… Continue reading The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 68, End of the year.
A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to go on a work errand to a local tea shop, Shang Tea, located in Crown Center. While there, an amazing staff member offered us tastes of several different teas. The shop is very welcoming – there are tables and benches and you can come in an… Continue reading DrinkMe: Shang Tea, Cinnamon Wu-long
Every year I participate in NaKniSweMo and this year was no exception. I had a rough start – I got partway through knitting a sweater that didn’t fit well and I ended up changing tracks on November 14, giving myself just two weeks to knit an entire sweater. But I was determined to make the most… Continue reading Spinspiration: With a little Moxie
Welcome to episode 67! This week I have a couple FO’s, a couple spins, and I talk about some cast-ons I’m excited about! Please come and join the Ravelry group. You can also find me on Ravelry as Fluffyk, Twitter, Instagram and Periscope as Fluffykira, and in my shop The Stashbuckler: Adventures in Yarrrrrrrrn. Sipping:… Continue reading The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 67, Happy Holidays!
The final holiday tea that I ordered from Adagio is their Cranberry blend. Their Cranberry tea contains black tea, raspberry leaves, natural cranberry flavor and cranberries. It is available in a variety of sizes: sample for $2.00, 3oz for $7.00 and 1lb for $19.00. When I opened the package I was a little disappointed because… Continue reading Drink Me: Adagio Teas, Cranberry
Last year I posted some beautiful Christmas tea wreaths and I was intent on finding another “craftea” project for this year. I found it over at Thirsty for Tea. This DIY tutorial shows you how to make Christmas tea trees.
Welcome to episode 66! This week I have two FO’s, some knits and spins and I talk about what’s coming up on my needles including some shhhhhhh…. secret Christmas knitting. Please come and join the Ravelry group. You can also find me on Ravelry as Fluffyk, Twitter, Instagram and Periscope as Fluffykira, and in my… Continue reading The Corner of Knit & Tea: Episode 66, Secret Christmas knitting
A few weeks ago my knitting and tea drinking partner in crime Ana, owner of The Well Appointed Desk, asked if I would be interested in collaborating on one of her Fashionable Friday posts that would be the “corner” of office supplies and tea. Ana totally did all of the heavy lifting; my contributions were… Continue reading Desk Par-Tea: Fashionable Friday with the Well Appointed Desk
Another holiday blend I picked up in my last Adagio order was Gingerbread. From the label this blend includes black tea, natural gingerbread flavor, cinnamon bark, orange peels and ginger root. It is available in the following sizes: sample for $2 and 3oz for $7. When I opened this bag I wasn’t sure what to… Continue reading Drink Me: Adagio Teas, Gingerbread