Holli Yeoh

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

The weather is perfect for some photography today – cloudy and bright with a soft even light. I’m taking photos of Shelridge Farm’s beautiful Soft Touch DK weight wool for the BKK website. I’ve recently discovered the Shelridge Farm line of beautiful wools. They call it Soft Touch and they aren’t kidding. After it’s been washed it blooms and becomes incredibly soft. I’m very excited about it also because of the lovely range of colours. It is read more

Guess what arrived in the mail today?

Guess what arrived in the mail today?

As one of the contributing designers, I received my copy of Amy Singer‘s new book No Sheep For You in the mail today. Let me tell you, what a thrill! While I have self-published a number of patterns and I’ve had some on Knitty.com (Devan and Drunken Argyle for him) and in the Accord Knitting Pattern-a-Day calendars since 2005, this is my first design published in a book. read more

It’s time!

It’s time!

It’s time to join the blogging community of knitters. I have enjoyed reading so many knitters’ blogs and I have learned so much about knitting and how knitters think.  It’s time to give back a little. A little bit about myself now … . I’ve been designing and self-publishing knitting patterns for about 3 1/2 years now for my business, Bee’s Knees Knits .  I design children’s sweaters using self-patterning sock yarns because it’s just so fun to see the pattern develop on it’s own as I knit.  I hope that knitters using my patterns experience the same thrill read more