Oh, knitting world. Just when I make a firm decision not to buy anything for a while, you you throw something at me I can not resist. This time it was a four-pack of yarn from four different breeds of sheep along with a pattern that will allow you to really try them out. This… Continue reading Breed-Specific Fabulosity
The Haunted socks are almost done! I have about an inch of ribbing done and plan on maybe another inch or so, and that’s it. Looking forward to having them finished 🙂 If you are knitting socks, how are they going?
In December 2019, I decided on my knitting plan for 2020. In short, I would make 6 pairs of socks and 6 sweaters. Then, like a show-offy batter in baseball pointing to the stand he is going to hit the ball over, I actually named specific socks and sweaters I was going to make. So… Continue reading 2020 – The Plan so far
In addition to the Haunted socks, which continue to haunt me, I’ve got two active projects going and one long term one that I work on intermittently when the spirit moves me. My brother and SIL recently (like 2 weeks ago) moved from Florida to Wisconsin, so I am making them some felted slippers to… Continue reading WIP Wednesday
The Haunted socks continue to haunt me, as is their wont 🙂 They are coming along pretty well, for all my complaining. Just a few more inches of straight knitting up the legs, then a bit of ribbing and done! I am hoping to have them done at some point this week, but we shall… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday
I finished my Broom Riding Cowl this evening! I do need to soak it and give it a light blocking still. My tension is slightly wonky in a few places, which it will hopefully smooth out. Otherwise, very happy with this one! The pattern is Broom Riding Cowl by Vanessa Ewing of Cape May Fiber.… Continue reading Broom Riding Cowl is Done!
As usual, please forgive the terrible indoor nighttime photo – better pics tomorrow. 🙂
Getting there! The heels are turned, and starting up the legs. I’m hoping these will be done by Halloween, but if not I’m not going to stress. I do have off for part of this week and am planning on getting a lot of knitting done, but we’ll see how that goes 🙂 If you… Continue reading Sock It To Me Monday
Up in the sky! What is it? Some dark, mysterious, yet sexy creature of the night! No, not that. Closer! What could it be? This. Coming soon, to a knitting blog near you!