December 4, 2019
November 29 2019
On the Needles 2:13
Dissent Cardigan by Andrea Rangel, Magpie Fibers Domestic Worsted in Velvet Underground, Spincycle Yarns Dream State in Verba Volant -- knitting done! Steeking done! Buttons on!
First Impressions shawl by Brenda Castiel. Serendipidye kings mountain sock in Camille-- DONE!
Castiel by Woolly Wormhead in Yarn is my favorite by Lemonade-- DONE!
Wee envelope by Ysolda Teague, lion brand mani-pedi in the boot colorway. -- DONE!
Rye light by tincanknits, the yarns of rhichard devrieze peppino (fingering) in peppermint barque
Elton cardigan by Joji Locatelli, waverly neighborhood fiber co rustic fingering & loft (mohair & silk lace)
Zemy advent scarf in sock madness group
On the Easel 15:13
Chapbook, in the production stage
Gouachevember with @heyhooraydesign, @patricia.nordeen, & @nullsie
2020 project launch! Stay tuned!
On the Table 26:14
Brussels sprouts salad smitten kitchen
Crushed sour cream potatoes NYT
Crustless pumpkin pie NYT
Thanksgiving cranberries and wowie cake
chocolate chip cookies with almond flour--fail or no?
deviled egg snafu
Haricots vert with dill instead of almonds
Broccoli, spinach, goat cheese, & pine-nut phyllo pies (the broccoli is my own addition).
DIY Vanilla extract—I’ve read that the beans must be completely submerged in the vodka to avoid mold growth. Chemistry in progress; stay tuned!
On the Nightstand 40:43
City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty
Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman
The Night Tiger by Yangsze Choo
Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan (audio)
Wicked and the Wallflower by Sarah MacLean
Ayesha at Last by Uzma Jalaluddin
The Dutch House by Ann Packer
Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens
The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon
Under the Tree 57:52
Yarn club: Gauge dyeworks
Katrinkles stuff-- buttons, bracelets, ornaments, stitch markers
Pom pom Quarterly
Leather brush rolls, pencil cases, and this superb thing for fountain pens.
Sketchbooks! I keep these mini ones in my purse. I use these Hahnemuhle ones for travel. And I love the cover of these Japanese ones called Standard Issue.
Enamel pins for ________ aficionados. Here’s one awesome etsy shop.
Williams sonoma star wars collection-- instapot, han solo roaster, Porg pie bird, toasters
POPCORN! My favorite silicon microwave popper is on sale right now! (not an ad nor affiliate; I just like it).
Le Creuset. I’m partial to Marine blue…
Book club from local store https://thenovelneighbor.com/product/book-subscription/
Books about books: https://www.goodreads.com/blog/show/1719?rto=x_gr_e_nl_general&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=nov202019&utm_content=bookendgiftguid&ref_=pe_3097180_443703020
Marriage-saving book light
Handmade book marks (listen for description)
Minibook necklace and these sweet ones with a charm!