Certified Handmade

There is a funny sketch on Portlandia that I’ve been thinking about lately.  A couple sits down in an organic bistro for dinner. The woman may order the chicken, but she first has some questions for the waitress: “Is this chicken USDA Organic? or Oregon Organic? or Portland Organic?” “Is the chicken . . . local?”  To best … Continue reading Certified Handmade

Snowdrift Mobius Cowl Pattern

This delightful cowl is light-as-a-feather but heavy on style. The simple drop-stitch design shows off the gorgeous mohair yarn and makes a perfect winter accessory: feminine, romantic and flattering. And like a winter morning’s still, cold air, this cowl is breathtakingly beautiful. Enjoy. Snowdrift Mobius Cowl Yarn: Lace-weight mohair yarn, 400 yds Needles: size 10 (US). … Continue reading Snowdrift Mobius Cowl Pattern