Moth Heaven Blog

Sewing on Buttons

Written on February 28, 2014 at 2:20 pm

The hardest part of finishing a sweater for me is getting those buttons sewn on. I’d prefer to seam, to set in sleeves, to pick up stitches or knit miles of i-cord, long before I’d ever knuckle down and sew … Read More

First Video Tutorial, Skipperdee

Written on February 24, 2014 at 12:06 am

A year and a half after I published Skipperdee, I heard from a knitter that she would love a visual for how to perform the four from one increase that is the key to knitting the sweater. So I made … Read More

Netherwood, a Cardigan in Victorian Gothic

Written on February 21, 2014 at 5:01 pm

I have finally published Netherwood. It is a sweater I worked especially hard on, from the knitting to the writing. It took a lot of care to ensure it was as close to perfect a sweater as I could imagine, … Read More