Showing posts from September, 2015

From PSPRP - Well Now I've Got THAT Out Of The Way

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month and I just went for my usual screening today with a bone marrow density scan thrown in for good measure. These old ballerina, former anorexic bones need early intervention loves.
Ladies: do it. Gents: you too.
I'm an equal opportunity nagger as I have a son, a dad and a brother and I think the last thing we need to do is get bogged down in any gender stuff. And as the crafting community is all about getting the word out in fibre and fun, here are some big, bold, boob-i-ful - I had to say it, alliteration issues, remember?? - craft patterns.
There's something for everyone whether you favour one stick or two, are a guy, girl, survivor or supporter. Whatever gets the word out is a good thing. This is NOT just about the colour pink - beribbon your Facebook profile picture, buy a pink ribbon pin, or special lipstick all you want - just remember the human face behind all the froufrou. We want an end to cancer, not landfills in prett…

From The Main Blog ~ FO Friday Again!

"Venetian" was a spur-of-the-moment idea. I unpacked a box of yarn to inventory on Ravelry and rediscovered some Fleece Artist Somoko. This is another design that incorporates both knitting and crochet and I decided on a stole, in order to use up both skeins. Venetian's portfolio:
Venetian ~ Finished 1 ©Karin Bole Tupper & KeiB DesignsVenetian ~ Finished 2Venetian ~ Finished 3
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Designer Spotlight: Filigree by Karin Bole Tupper

I can finally share this!
I'm beyond honoured, happy and humbled to have been featured in Berroco's Designer Spotlight.
Ashley Palumbo, Social Media Director for Berroco Inc. contacted me a few weeks ago to conduct an interview. Ashley saw my "Filigree" scarf pattern, worked in Berroco "Folio" yarn and got in touch with me.
Please read the article at the link below. I think I'll take myself out for a fancy coffee to celebrate! :) Reblogged on
Source: Designer Spotlight: Filigree by Karin Bole Tupper