On this day of Ladies Celebrating Ladies, I celebrate you all, lovely blog friends! Here’s a random rainbow – have a day as beautiful as you are!
They don’t look like much, but here are the sweater fronts from my Dockside cardigan – just 1/2 and inch from done! So hopefully that will get done tomorrow and I can get them blocking. Then on to sleeve island! How are your projects going?
Wonder Woman socks are complete! The yarn for these socks is the Wonder Woman self-striping colorway by Turtlepurl. In addition to the one linked above, they do have this same colorway with a gold mini-skein for toes and heels, which would save the striping awkwardness I have here 🙂 I didn’t have a pattern, but… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday
I’ve got two new tea things to report on – I tried out teas from a new-to-me company, and there is some new tea technology (tea-chnology?) coming soon. Starting with the new Tea-chnology There is a tea-brewing machine coming out in the near future – the Bru. It is kind of like a Keurig, but… Continue reading Dispatches from Tealandia
In addition to Wednesday being a day with no knitting, Thursday was too. It was so insanely busy and stressful that there was no time and no energy left for it at all. So I was very glad to get home this evening, heat up hot dogs for dinner, and settle in for an evening… Continue reading Trek Binge and Minor Progress
Between the crazy at work and the buildup of neglected chores at home, there was no knitting time at all today. So here’s a picture of our tree with some currently falling snow 🙂
The WW socks are moving along pretty nicely! I believe I have the rest of this blue and white stripe repeat, one more round of the red and gold, and then I will be about out. I have 30 grams of yarn left total – will likely start the cuff ribbing when I am down… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday
When I set out my knitting plan for 2020, I planned to do 6 sweaters. 5 were already picked out, and there were a few more under consideration for #6. What I finally decided on was Arachne by Andi Satterlund – part of her Spooky collection from last Halloween. I have some lovely purple yarn… Continue reading Addendum to The Plan
Here’s a nifty quiz from Alissa Head at headknits. Check out her blog for knitting, sewing, and much more 🙂 1. Do you think it’s true “if you wore it the first time around, you shouldn’t wear it the second (or third) time around?” 2. Do you believe there is a “first time around” anymore?… Continue reading (Knitting) Fashion Quiz