Tags » Other Knitting

Take a Chill Pill, Man

Some days (weeks, months) you really just need to chill. Not only have I been struggling with this lately, but so have a striking number of my coworkers. 105 more words


That Wandering Eye

I love wearing lightweight sweaters, and I mostly like knitting them. Of the 35 sweaters I’ve put on to Ravelry (because I can’t begin to remember the ones I made pre-Ravelry), a lucky 13 of them have been sport weight or lighter. 145 more words


Progress (Sorta)

Look! It’s a sleeve(let)!

…and that’s pretty much all I have for you this week. It’s hot, work is exhausting, and my house is doing its best to steal all my time and money. 35 more words


Fall is Coming

There are rain clouds gathering outside, promising to bring an end to what is likely the last 90+ degree day of the calendar year. It’s been stunningly dry here the last couple weeks, so the garden and I are looking forward to a good dousing. 96 more words




This right here is absolutely everything I ever wanted in a red yarn. This yarn is about to be the red sweater of my dreams. 48 more words


Photographing Green

I’ve been spinning fiber in the most gorgeous heathered shades of green this week, and you would never know it.

I’ve tried photographing it for you half a dozen different ways, and not only does not a single one come remotely close to the correct color… 56 more words

Other Knitting

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

Happy “Do I get to pinch you?” Day, as my students seem to think of it. As you’ve probably seen in my previous posts, I have plenty of Irish heritage. 127 more words