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Another SSSK using three skeins

One more pair of Dorothy’s Slipped-Stitch Spiral Knit socks using three different balls of yarn.

Two yarns used before and a different one.

When I purchased this red, white and black yarn, I thought it was a patterned yarn instead of striped.   26 more words


It's a Yarny Life

I had a knitting blog once, several years ago. I was going to share my knitting and crochet projects every week; I was going to participate in the… 220 more words

Fiber Fun

The One, Dear Reader, Where I Am Languishing

My plans got completely and totally derailed last night.

I had the post for today already sorted out, I knew what I was writing and what photos I needed to take (it was a pattern for stash busting crochet cushion covers, by the way) when the most terrible,  351 more words

Just Me...

Day 40: Octopus Finished!

It took a little under a month to make this cutie from start to finish. It’s my favorite thing I’ve created for this blog project so far! 60 more words


Finished: Birds of a Feather shawl

I decided to try my hand at a shawl made from 8ply yarn. I usually work with 4ply, but i wanted something warmer. I found this yarn at Lincraft and got 2 balls. 83 more words



Hello! Hope you all are having a great weekend.

I’ve been working on knitting the Linus shawl. I’m almost to the next color change. It’s just so exciting when you finally get to the next color! 102 more words


Blue like the sky

Here is another yarn that didn’t seem happy in my intended pattern. Frogging seems to play a large part in my crochet world.

I start a piece with excitement and dedication and slowly I realise it looks or feels awful, the yarn is not happy with its chosen form, so I frog and frog back to the beginning with a deep sigh and a philosophical smile. 120 more words