Diary of a Madfabriholic
Last time I dropped by here to chat, it was just a few days after my fun and exciting emergency gallbladder removal.
August was a hell of a month. 871 more words
1 year ago
I’ve been busy showing off loads of quilting projects here on the blog, and so you might not believe it, but I’ve had a productive knitting year, too… I just finished my 2nd and 3rd pairs of Cookie A 2014 Sock Club socks. 473 more words
1 year, 1 month ago
Whoo! My new sewing room is nearly done. Nearly but not quite. Not quite good enough for photos yet, but nearly good enough to use. 325 more words
1 year, 4 months ago
twisted and purled (nyc)
I love wearing socks that are knit out of handspun yarn.
(These are a pair knit out of Pigeonroof Studio merino/nylon in “Mystere”, n-plied.)
This creates a little bit of an issue — I have to spin the yarn, and then I have to knit the socks. 509 more words
The June shipment from the Cookie A Sock club kind of blew my mind, in the best possible way.
First off, the yarn. It was… 155 more words
2 years, 1 month ago
I’ve moaned about how I dislike knitting socks…..many times. It’s really too bad that I love wearing hand knitted socks.
In fact, socks may be my favorite hand knit item to wear, period. 226 more words
2 years, 4 months ago
More With Les
Here are my completed hexagons so far:
I had to use my flash so the colors aren’t exactly accurate but you get the idea. I can’t decide if I should add one more color. 129 more words
2 years, 9 months ago