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Time freely spent

A few weeks ago, Mr Knitting Theologian requested a vest to wear over his shirts at work. He was rather specific about what he wanted : something relatively close-fitting, grey, in a non-scratchy wool. 378 more words


WIP Wednesday: Barley

Balancing my fatigue/all the time mornning sickness and desire to make adorable things for Jellybean is killing me! I have barely started my hexi-ghan. And by barely starting, I mean I have picked out two colors to alternate stripes in red-ish cotton and purple cotton. 67 more words


Lustra Sweater Vest

Berrocco Lustra is a beautiful yarn, with a nice sheen to it. At Aran weight the stitch definition on a No 7 needle is very crisp.   168 more words


Doin' The Continental

And no, I’m not talking about the Ginger Rogers/Fred Asgtaire song and dance from The Gay Divorcee.  I’ve decided to try knitting continental.  It’s a bit awkward, but I can see how it might be a faster way of knitting once you get the hang of it. 238 more words

No Escaping a Phenomenal Performance

A review of ‘Over the Wire‘ a play which blew me away and which recently showed at The Playhouse.

The mere presence of a looming prison cage where the stage should be immediately set a foreboding atmosphere in The Playhouse. 497 more words


WIP Wednesday: A Plain Rye Sock

I have been woefully neglectfull of my #SockswithSarah KAL. My knitting mojo kind of went out the window during February and March. All I could manage was a few stitches here and there and only every so often. 78 more words


Raglan Pullover

A top-down pullover knit with pima cotton yarn. Love how it turned out. Magic loop knitting made the sleeves really easy. A size 6 needle would’ve made for a tighter knit fabric than the size 8 needle that i used.   12 more words