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Dividing My Time

Yesterday I tried to divide my knitting time between the Pine Forest Blanket and the Groovy Sock.

I was toying with the idea of doing a heel flap on the Groovy sock but decided to do an afterthought heel as the pattern suggests to preserve the stripes. 117 more words


You win some, you lose some

Ah, knitting, she can be a fickle mistress, giving you so much hope and happiness, and then snatching it away, but sometimes she lets you hang on to it. 1,075 more words


Today I'm Making... a duck a day

Last year me and another local woman took over the admin of a Facebook page for local knitter and crocheters when the owner decided she wanted to step down.   330 more words


Where'd It Go? or Seller's Remorse

My stash is prodigious. It’s mine and my grandmothers with a few of my friends’ grandmothers thrown in. There was a time, in the not too distant past, that knitting was a dying art. 633 more words


Knitting IOU - paid

31 Day Challenge Day 20

Back on Day 12 of this 31 day blog challenge I mentioned an IOU given to Sam for a hat to match a pair of fingerless gloves I’d made for him previously. 150 more words


17ufosin2017: Another Project to be Dealt With

In November 2011 I attended the New England Fiber Festival and while there I bought this kit for the Steampunkery Socks. I remember how excited I was to buy the kit. 147 more words


How to Knit a Lovely Pair of Hand Warmers (No Double Pointed or Circular Needles Required!)

The trick is to knit a square …

and then seam it along one side, leaving a hole for your thumb …

and repeat. Pretty neat, huh? 474 more words