I’m about halfway finished with the I-cord bind off. So it’s close, but not there quite yet! And as soon as I get it finished tomorrow, I’ve got some winding to do for one of the two projects I’ll be getting started on March 1st. These are for the Blogville Water shawl KAL (Ravelry link).… Continue reading No FO
Well, I finally made the decision between my rainbow yarn options, and wound up my Knitted Wit Radioactive Rainbow. It is very bright and cheery and makes me smile every time I look at it. Also, ultimately this is me with my Gnarledpaw yarn It’s my own, my Preciousssssssssss! How about you – have any… Continue reading Pride Sock KAL Prep
I had a little knitting time today – not as much as I would have liked. But anyway, I got a start on my Apple Swizzle hat. Not to the exciting part yet, but ready to get to it next time I work on it!
Twinkle of the Starlighter is finally done! (Done done, as opposed to mostly done like the last post on this topic.) So I can finally stop knitting it, and you can finally stop hearing about it 🙂 So the specifics. The pattern is Twinkle, by the prolific and creative Natalia Moreva. The stars are done… Continue reading Twinkle of the Starlighter
The knitting part is over – whew! Now just a little blocking, which I am going to have to do in two parts… and then a little finishing, and I am done! I’m thinking about doing long tassels alternating the aqua and pink on each end, and then doing that kind of macrame knotting with… Continue reading Done! (mostly)
Well, it’s been an interesting week, knitwise! I signed up to be a test knitter, and have been taking a class on felting – both new experiences for me. And you will be reading more about those later. But while all that was going on, I did get some progress in on my ongoing projects. … Continue reading Weekend WIPs
I don’t know about you guys, but I’m a total sucker for new and different fibers to knit with. Wool and cotton and acrylics are all great for most knitting needs, but it’s always a little thrilling to try out buffalo or musk ox or yak. (It’s a knitterly thrill, but a thrill nonetheless.) So… Continue reading Fibercurious?
When I am trying to avoid something, there are virtually no limits to what I will do to avoid said thing. Specifically, my first Year of Colorwork project is killing me. Just absolutely killing me. It’s not that it’s hard. Dear God, if only it was hard. No, what it is is tedious. It’s just… Continue reading The Lengths That I Will Go To