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Knit Dreaming

I’ve been very busy with work knitting over the last few months and have found myself doing an awful lot of daydreaming about what I’ll knit for myself when I have more free time. 491 more words


My Favorite Summer Knits

The other weekend I washed and packed away most of my hand knit sweaters. I like to keep out a few of my favorite cardigans for when the temps dip and since I like a few layers. 592 more words


DanDoh Trunk Show: May 7th-15th!

Mark your calendar: we have an exciting trunk show coming to The Knitting Nest between May 7th and 15th!

Here’s the story: Each year, we attend a yarn show in January, to discover all the latest designs and fibers. 130 more words

Tahoe Knitting Nest

Summer Projects!

As I write this, it is pissing with rain outside. But it’s still light at 7pm, so summer is kind of on it’s way! Someone in a knitting group today asked the question I’ve seen asked a lot, “What do you make for/in summer?”. 531 more words


One Down!

Since I last posted, I actually finished something!  It was my Maderia tank top, which turned out pretty well. Here it is…

As you can see from the picture, I modified it a bit to add some short sleeves.   139 more words


Summer Sale!

New yarns have been added to our sale stash! At only $1 per skein, we have washable fibers that are perfect for knitting for babies, gifts or charitable donations. 19 more words

Tahoe Knitting Nest

Spread a Little Thin

So many knitting projects, so little time!  In spite of all my plans and firm resolves, I currently have three medium to big projects on the needles, as well as more or less keeping up with the Geek-A-Long afghan squares.   488 more words