Not a lot different going on in my knitting world, but making progress on all the things. My cardigan fronts are about an inch from the armhole bindoff and lapel increases. The second Elvis mitten is started but not very far along. And my tigress socks are started and ready to come along on my… Continue reading Wednesday WIPs
I started a pair of socks to take along on my upcoming trip to the Wisconsin Sheep and Wool Festival. Because socks are the idea travel project 🙂 The yarn is from Urth yarns, and is their Uneek Sock Tigress. Meanwhile, my own tiny tigress wonders what the neighbors are up to.
The first Elvis mitten is done! I am making these for my SIL’s Christmas gift, 1 more to go, then on to a pair of KISS mittens for my brother.
In addition to the day-to-day notetaking and the project pages, bullet journaling also provides a framework for you to organize your stuff on a larger scale. Since we just moved to a new month, I thought I’d share what I do to start my planning for the month. I set up 2 things each month… Continue reading Basic Bullet Journaling: Monthly Setup
One of the consistent issues that has to be dealt with in journaling of any kind is finding stuff you wrote down when you need it again. There are a lot of ways to deal with this – using some sort of system where you divide up a notebook into section for different topics or… Continue reading Basic Bullet Journaling: Indexing
As part of my sporadic yet never-ending quest to get myself together, I started bullet journaling at the beginning of this year. Through some trial and error, I have gotten to a really basic form of bullet journaling that does not in any way use all of the possible options for this organization technique, but… Continue reading Really Basic Bullet Journaling
I’m a few days late for Wednesday WIP – maybe Saturday Sweaterday? Anway, Drops 106-11 is proceeding along pretty well! The back is done, and I am maybe halfway up the fronts. In a few inches I start binding off for the sleeve area and broadening out the center bands for the collar. It’s a… Continue reading Very Late Progress Report
My SIL’s 1st Elvis mitten is coming right along! Anybody else getting ready for Christmas already?
This time I’m not reviewing a book, but instead my awesome local used book store – Title Wave is a much-loved institution in Anchorage, and the state’s biggest and busiest bookstore. We do have a Barnes & Noble, but they don’t actually have as much stock as Title Wave. TW advertises that they have half… Continue reading Knitter’s Bookshelf: Title Wave