Moth Heaven Blog

Knitters of the World, Unite!

Written on May 1, 2004 at 11:01 am

Happy May Day!  Parades and Flowers: it must be spring.  Totally out of season, I’m working through the Blossom vest, on the brink of the final piece, only to realize I’m going to be short a skein and a half, … Read More

What the Italian Knitterati are wearing this year, circa 1964.

Written on April 30, 2004 at 10:33 am

I picked up a special order from Puttin’ on the Knitz in West Newton yesterday.  I have grown very fond of owners Don and Janet for their candor and generosity as knitters.  How many Knitting Shops can you think of … Read More

Talking in Code

Written on April 28, 2004 at 1:33 pm

I just downloaded Samantha, newly released, from Kate Gilbert, author of Anouk.  I’m planning on making one for my Hairdresser’s baby girl-to-be, due in September.  My Hairdresser?  I owe a lot to my hairdresser, and she is utterly baffled by … Read More