Sorry for the radio silence the last few days – I had a whirlwind trip to Kenai AK for work this week. I will have pictures to share of the sights and some fun restaurants as soon as I catch my breath. I did get quite a lot of knitting in during the evenings –… Continue reading Back Home
This week’s work trip is to scenic Kenai Alaska! Yesterday afternoon a coworker and I drove down from Anchorage (well, she drove). We had a typical mix of weather from rain squalls to sunshine, and it ended up being a nice day! I didn’t take pictures the whole way, as it’s a couple hour long… Continue reading This Week’s Trip
Almost. And not me, sadly – Dolores 🙂 Her Amy Herzog-designed outfit is almost done! So far we’ve got her dress, slouchy hat, and 1 of 2 legwarmers done! Did not have time to do the second tonight because I leave for a work trip tomorrow and had tons of things to do to get… Continue reading Ready for Rhinebeck!
I lifted this knitting/crocheting/crafting q & a from Nothing But Knit. She posts nifty Questions and Answers from time to time, and it’s always interesting reading the different answers 🙂 I’ll post my answers here – feel free to answer in the comments or to carry it over to your own blog and answer them… Continue reading Crafting Q&A
The back is done for my Gray Cardigan! I do still need to block it, but I don’t think that’s going to take me too long. It moved along really quickly! I have been bringing it along with me to work on at lunch, and also on the ride into work and home again, and… Continue reading Gray Cardigan has a Back
For the moment, Dolores and her wardrobe are my weekend project, and the Gray Cardigan are going to be my weekday thing. This weekend I fixed her eyes and added a bit more wool to the top of her head… I like her eyes much better – before they were a little uneven and didn’t… Continue reading Dolores Enhancements
I’m making good progress on the back so far – have gotten up to the armhole decrease already! When I was originally thinking about this sweater, I thought I might add a little textural interest by doing a little blip of purl stitches here and there. However, the thick/thin nature of the yarn is already… Continue reading The Gray Cardigan Progresses