This was a busy weekend but a good one! Not one but TWO online meetups with knitting blog friends, a little walk outside in the sun shine as our temperatures rocketed all the way up to 39 F, and a bunch of knitting! I have a couple projects off to a good start, but not… Continue reading Miscellaneous
I will do a quick -maybe around an hour- online Skype call tomorrow for anyone who wants to get together for cast on! And really for anyone who wants to hang out at all 🙂 I will start it at 10:00 am Alaska time. For reference, we are 4 hours later than Eastern time. Here… Continue reading Online Get Together Tomorrow!
I know I have posted about my yarn for this sweater before, but I’m pretty jazzed about it, so I’m posting again. The main yarn is going to be this Knit Picks Galileo in the Nebula colorway – it is a really deep plum color, which as it turns out is hard to photograph indoors… Continue reading Arachne KAL Yarn and Resources
Since most of you who are interested in joining in on the Arachne KAL seem to feel like sooner is better, let’s cast on this Saturday – April 4! Also, I’m kind of hot to get started myself 🙂 A bit later this week I’ll post some links to technique videos that might be helpful… Continue reading Arachne KAL and Also Puppies
The time for our Arachne knit along is creeping closer! For anyone thinking about participating, I have some questions for you: What date do you feel like you will be ready to cast on:-Saturday April 4-Saturday April 18-Saturday April 25-I hate all these dates. Here’s the one I like: 2. Are you interested in having… Continue reading Arachne KAL Poll
I have been looking at my yarns for Arachne and thinking that the gray is not quite what I was dreaming of for this project. I am looking for something a little more blingy, just for the spiderweb part of the pattern. Then I remembered one of my LYSs had some yarn with sparkle in… Continue reading Halloween Sparkle, and Some Whine with my Cheese