Why do we knit?

While I’m knitting, I have a lot of time to think. Lately, I have been thinking about why we knit. What is it that drives us to yarn? Knitting and I have had a on-again, off-again relationship throughout my life. It took a little while for us to find our stride,...
Drip Drip Drop

Drip Drip Drop

Merry Christmas from Farm Fairy Fiber! As a little Christmas treat, I whipped up this pattern. Knitted in buttery Malabrigo Mecha, this hat is perfect to keep you warm and cozy this winter. Materials: 1 skein Malabrigo Mecha (pictured in 049, Jupiter) 5mm 16″...

Lindsay’s Ascot

As the name suggests, this ascot was made for my friend, Lindsay.  Lindsay is practical, but elegant. She needed an accessory that checked both those boxes. Materials One skein Farm Fairy Fiber Thanks for Mutton (pictured in “Diane”). 100g, 365m. 2.75 mm...

Column Cowl

This quick cowl is knitted in buttery Malabrigo Rasta.  It knits up quickly and is a cozy, practical winter accessory. Materials: One skein Malabrigo Rasta, 100% merino, 150gm (pictured in colour 416, Indiecita) 12mm 60cm (24″) Circular needle Gauge: 8st=...

Knitty Naughties

Announcing the 2016 Farm Fairy Fiber Yarn Challenge: Knitty Naughties: The Men’s Underwear Edition. The event will take place February 13th, 2016 (perfectly in time for Valentine’s Day!), and the winner will take home $100 to spend at Farm Fairy Fiber....

Cabled Fingerless Mitts

Perfect for the text-a-holic, these stylish mitts still allow the use of a touch screen while keeping your hands warm. Cabled Fingerless Mitts Materials: One ball OnLine Supersocke 6ply Venus Color (pictured in colour 1710), 150gm, 375m, 75% wool 25% polyamide 4...

Everyday Slouch

When I think too much about it, Everyday Slouch is a very funny name.  Sometimes I wish I could slouch every day. Seriously, it’s a very nice hat and a very quick knit (did you forget someone on your Christmas knit list?).  The Himalaya Everyday Big knits up...

Itty Bitty Stocking Ornaments

December is almost upon us, and our thoughts are to Christmas (and Christmas knits!). This little stocking is freaking adorable, and is perfect for a Christmas tree ornament or an embellishment on a card or wrapped gift!  It is knit flat and then seamed up, and is...

Stonewash Slouch

So for (most of) the month of November, I decided I was going to knit a hat every day. The hats I am knitting are all my own designs, which has so far been super fun! This was my first “Hat-a-Day” effort, I hope you enjoy it! Stonewash Slouch Materials: 1...