The Fiber: Falkland, handdyed by me The Tea: Stash Tea, Fusion Red, White and Blueberry Tea The Mug: Hand Thrown Ceramic Mug from Paw Print Pottery UK The Yarn: Bomb Pop, available in my shop.
Last Saturday I was idly browsing my Instagram feed and I came upon a friend’s photo of a DIY mug that she had added knitting to: https://www.instagram.com/p/BNj866PAiat/?taken-by=karenflinchum She noted she had gotten the idea from a friend, so I went and checked out her friend’s feed and sure enough, it was a great idea! https://www.instagram.com/p/BGJ-jKlKNQx/?taken-by=jpknitknot… Continue reading Knittea: DIY Mug
I have posted about the wonderful Jennie the Potter and her fabulous handmade mugs before. I have a small collection, which is quite impressive given how coveted they are. Jennie vends at all sorts of knitting festivals and the lines for her wares often begin the moment the event opens. I managed to purchase one… Continue reading Teaccessories: Jennie the Potter
Earlier this week a friend posted some delightful looking mugs from Stuff You Love. I had to go check it out for myself. These are my favorites!
I bought this braid a few months ago because I could resist the wild colors and I loved the movie Clueless. The Fiber: Two if by Hand, Superwash Merino in Clueless The Handspun: Available in my shop! The Mug: As If. The Game of Mugs, $14+
If you’re still looking for a gift for your Valentine, might I suggest a mug and some tea? I was in Barnes & Noble last week and I saw these delightful mugs that would be perfect for you and your love: https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1643/24308643904_0c1ec7a067_z.jpg Barnes & Noble, Be Mine Mug, $7.95 Barnes & Noble, I’m Yours Mug,… Continue reading Will you be my Valentine?
I love woodland creatures, but I really love the recent fascination with foxes. I love the puns even more. Here are a few items that would make your collection foxy: https://img0.etsystatic.com/101/0/8899028/il_570xN.838784598_kwiw.jpg Zero Fox Given mug, foxandcloverboutique, $18.00 https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/564x/1d/87/58/1d8758ad49f700b105d49ae9c3abd802.jpg StudioOh!, Woodland Fox https://01.img.society6.com/society6/img/JAZBbkFZ6Xa3wQwdQ5COksX24zU/w_700,h_700/coffee-mugs/small/right/greybg/~artwork/s6-0019/v/7275533_5588847/~~/fox-tea-mugs.jpg Fox Tea Mug, Society6, $15.00 For Fox Sake mug, Kali Laine Designs, $18.00 Fox… Continue reading Teaccessories: Foxy
I am always excited when I find ceramics that bear knitted designs because they combine my two loves: knitting and tea. Iittala’s Sarjaton collection is no exception.
Halloween is fast approaching and I am enchanted by Gary Jackson’s Ghoul Collection. I believe they are only available at his shows, but what fun!
You know I love a good comfy shirt. Now that it’s fall I’m reaching for my lightweight raglans from Look Human, and I found a new one to add to the collection.