Whenever I have occasion to make a gift for someone, I look through my queue first. There is always something nice in there that I would love to make that would also fit my giftee. 178 more words
Tags » Sock Yarn
Just in time for it to stop being shawl and sweater season, I finally finished the knit shawl I have been working on since January. It’s only my second/third (second to start, third to finish) serious knitting project ever, so there were some hitches along the way, but I am all kinds of happy with the result. 2,219 more words
I love receiving packages. Seriously, who doesn’t? If I know I’m expecting mail I will quite literally stalk the mail carrier. This involves refreshing the USPS/UPS/Fedex tracking site every five minutes, pacing back and forth for hours until I see that little white truck pull up out front and then nearly mauling the mail carrier as they deliver my package. 383 more words
Did you ever wonder what a German yarn addict (like me) might buy in the land of unlimited opportunities?
Well, so far I got: little rings to use as stitch markers, DPNs in different colors, and a size 50 hook to crochet chair pads (for the kitchen chairs at home). 12 more words