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Crochet's middle eastern cousin?

Tunisian crochet. Afghan hook. As not only a crocheter but a linguistics major and arabic learner I was intrigued by these names and decided to learn the history of this fiber art. 261 more words

Finished hat and started a baby sweater

I finished a hat last week that I had started last fall. Slowly getting all those unfinished projects done! This one is a pattern from… 247 more words


Oh, yes I did!

A few days back, I asked for advice on a sock I was knitting for my son.  I took the advice of the majority, which was to start over.  155 more words

Double Pointed Needles


Hello everyone!

First of all I want to start my new blog by introducing myself. My name is Saara and soon to be 26 years old and living in the capital area in Finland. 328 more words


So here's where I've been

After the debacle that was Viajante 3.0 I just needed time away from my knitting and that’s what I did. After my last post I took a few days and just spun. 263 more words


Naknicromo day 27: One WIP at a time? Or 100?

I definitely embrace the “one WIP at a time” approach. Right now I have two projects going, and it’s annoying me to no end.

A little over a week ago at my last  241 more words


Purl Alpaca Mayan Jumper - Downsized

When I was knitting the cable jumper for myself earlier this year my 9 year old was asking if I could knit her one. I couldn’t really face months of knitting another Aran jumper but didn’t want to disappoint. 867 more words