Wonderland Curiosity Shop

Curious, Interesting, Delicious, and Beautiful things.

October, 2014

Curiosity 11: Pumpkins!

Fall is definitely in the air here. The mornings are chilly and the afternoons are warm. I couldn’t resist knitting up a tiny pumpkin to go with our real pumpkins. I followed this pattern with a few modifications (Itty Bitty Pumpkin on Ravelry). I used fingering weight yarn and a size 1 US, 2.25mm needle, […]

Beautiful 7: Lace Cardigan

I completed a long standing work-in-progress this weekend. It is the lace cardigan of doom awesome. I really, really, really like this cardigan and I’m so happy with it, it is so soft and fits perfectly BUT I am not ready to forgive the knitted on edging yet. It took FOREVER! I knit the body […]

Delicious 4: Easy GF Pasta Bake

For the last few years I have been making this simple baked pasta dish. It only takes 15 minutes or so to put together. The kids love it and it’s easy to do with pantry ingredients. It’s also really versatile, you can put almost anything in it. So those stray carrots or half empty bag […]

Beautiful 6: Pi Shawl-Mary Lennox Complete!

I finished my Mary Lennox pi shawl. It was a lot of fun (and time) to make. It has quite a few beads and is almost as tall as I am, but it’s so beautiful. I think I need to figure out how to display it on the wall. Or I need more fancy events […]