Monthly Archives: September 2010

Poinsettia

Okay, so this year I’m going to Finland for Christmas. I’ve been really looking forward to it since I didn’t get to go last year (had to work Christmas Eve and that’s when we celebrate Christmas so yeah…). Anyway, I’m … Continue reading

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Lohengrin became Polly Jean

Sadly, I had to rip out the above sock. The pattern and yarn combination just wasn’t working for me. I let it sit for about a week and last night I cast on again. This is what I’ve got now: … Continue reading

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Things that I learned today

1) Stiletto heels and Sheffield’s sidewalks do not mix. 2) Driving in stiletto heels is difficult, but do-able. 3) Being tickled can also mean being elbowed in the eye. 4) Broccoli and blue cheese soup is not as good as … Continue reading

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Laminaria!

What’s pink and lacy and so totally me? This gorgeous thing! I used Eos (50/50 merino/silk) from The Unique Sheep on 3.75mm needles. It was slow going, but so worth it. Still, I did get it done in less than … Continue reading

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