My needles are here – time to get hunting!
So many knitting projects, so little time! In spite of all my plans and firm resolves, I currently have three medium to big projects on the needles, as well as more or less keeping up with the Geek-A-Long afghan squares. On to show and tell! The Princess Line sweater is proceeding. Slowly, a little bit… Continue reading Spread a Little Thin
I have a lot of books to talk about in relation to my 2017 Year of Colorwork project,so it was tough deciding which to do first. For example, I’m very excited about Joy of Color by Janine Bajus. Then there is also Alice Starmore’s Fair Isle book, along with a number of others. Ultimately though,… Continue reading Norsk Strikkedesign
Today I finished the last of my biggish projects from this year – a Waiting for Rain shawl. It is blocking right now, and there will be pictures a little later today or tomorrow. 2016 saw a lot of projects started and finished, and a few interesting new knitting endeavors. I tried socks for the… Continue reading 2016 Wrap Up
I just read a newish book on Norwegian knitting, Knits from the Heart of Norway by Irene Haugland. It is a very interesting book with a lot of color-work patterns and projects. It is also a very beautiful book, with lovely photography of the Telemark region of Norway, where the author lives. The patterns are… Continue reading Book Review – Knits from the Heart of Norway