Gaspereau Valley Fibres

You know how you see those photos on Pinterest and you’re all, “Ahhh I would just die to go there”? Yeah, I went there. I was in Wolfville, Nova Scotia for a CD launch and I had a couple of hours one afternoon for lunch and some emailing somewhere in town. Obviously, I found the knitting…

Crocheted cowls for the holiday season

So what do you think? This is my second cowl I’ve made using the Purl Soho’s Two-colour cowl pattern. When I first saw the pattern I think I was grabbed by the amazing colours. Fluorescent pink and grey! Who knew? When I originally went in to buy my colours, I saw that exact same combination…

ayoungvoice | can | craft

I’ve always been crafty, but not until I lived in Banff with few friends and fewer daylight hours in the Canadian winter did I really take on knitting. As episodes of terrible , terrible reality TV passed by, I knew it was all okay because I was making a scarf! A headband! A hat! As…

An average week: Monday

Back again! For those of you who missed the first post, have a look here to see why I’ve decided to track how I spend my week. Monday 6:00am – 7:30am Wake up, shower, prep lunch for the day, write my blog post about Sunday’s activities! 8:00am – 1:00pm Work. I’m the Recording and Licensing…

CanLit Knit: This Weekend!

As you may have seen on Angela Hickman’s lovely blog, we are having ourselves a little get together! Angela and I realized that we both love Canadian Literature, and then when I investigated further, I saw that she had two blogs, the other being a knitting blog. While Angela’s a way more advanced knitter than…