My Betwixt shawl is moving along! I’m just starting the big pattern band toward the end of the mosaic section. It’s an enjoyable knit so far, and I’m happy with how it’s turning out 🙂
Knit Stars is an online series of masterclasses with various knitting teachers and designers. Each year a set of teachers is selected, and their classes are filmed in their homes and/or studios, which is kind of different. One of the best things about these classes is that you own them. You can watch them and… Continue reading Knit Stars
I had all kinds of big plans this weekend. A hike somewhere scenic! Kondoing our garage! Reorganizing my stash! What did I actually do? Caught up on TV shows, ran one (1) errand, and knitted. Oh well – now I’m recharged to do all those things next week. Maybe. How was your weekend? Productive or… Continue reading Super Lazy Weekend
My fall favorites are back!
My two active projects right now, the Betwixt shawl and the Calico shawl, are moving along reasonably well! Calico is a little blurry here, but you get the idea. It’s at the phase where every row seems to take forever, but it won’t actually be that long until I’m binding off. In the meantime, I… Continue reading Wednesday WIPs
Well, that didn’t work. At least this time rather than waiting until I cast off to try my Fright Night socks on, I tried them on as I went. And yup, they are too tight again. This attempt was on needles up 1 size from what I used for the rest of the sock, and… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday: 3rd Time Lucky?
New yarn shop! I haven’t been to a new yarn shop in well over a year, and suddenly 2 new ones in 3 weeks! This week’s new yarn shop was Conversational Threads in Emmaus PA. I got to stop in there during our visit back to the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania. They opened just after… Continue reading Conversational Threads
I spent most of this week in Pennsylvania visiting my in-laws, hence the very little communication here. I am working on catching up on everyone’s blogs, and hope to have them read within the next day or two. It wasn’t really a touristing trip, as we spent most of our time at DH’s parents’ house.… Continue reading There and Back Again