Category Archives: Knitting

My gardening attempts

Earlier this spring I decided I wanted to try to grow some veggies. So I planted seeds for lettuce, tomato and cucumber. It was four of each in their own compost pellet things and they started off fine. Then three … Continue reading

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More about my trip, this time with photos!

Another post so quickly after the last one? Amazing, I know. We got our suitcases this morning! Which lead me to take lots of pics to update my Rav page and then I figured I might as well blog about … Continue reading

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Home Sweet Home

And I’m back from Boston, MA. Had a great time, but I don’t think I’d want to stay for more than a week without a rental car. If we had that, then there would’ve been day trips to all sorts … Continue reading

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WWKIPD

Yesterday was World Wide Knit In Public Day. And Sheffield had something organized! It was held in the Peace Gardens from 11-4. The weather was gorgeous. So we (yes, we, Oliver came with me even though he doesn’t knit) got … Continue reading

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Right, yarn-y update! (warning: photo heavy)

What’s up? Not much. Lots and lots of school work. I should actually be reading and critiquing stories right now, but I’m blogging instead. Yay for procrastination? The weather has been gorgeous over here. So much so that I spent … Continue reading

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Not much new to tell… okay, that’s a lie. I seem to be chatty right now.

I’ve finally wound off the singles from my spindle and begun spinning the other half of the bfl/silk. Aeolian is done. Ends still need to to be woven in and then blocking. It’s a pretty good size the way it … Continue reading

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Proof!

Lookie what I finished yesterday! That’s about 50 g of the BFL/Silk blend that I’ve spun up this last week. Now I need to wind it off, pre-draft the other half of March’s shipment and spin that up. This stuff … Continue reading

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Knitting and spinning update

Well Pioneer is done. I’ve worn it twice already. It grew a bit more than I expected during the blocking, but that’s okay. Next time I’ll just throw it in the dryer so it won’t do that. I’ve started another … Continue reading

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Everyone needs a little Cute in their lives, right?

I bought these really cute stitch markers today. Cheese and strawberries! There was a reason for wanting them too (besides the cuteness). I’m working on this sweater and my current stitch markers (cheap, plastic Lion Brand ones I got while … Continue reading

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Mini rant at the end

Not much to say. Usual stuff going on: 1. Knitting Lots of stuff. Mainly socks right now. Still need to knit up a bookmark as a birthday present. Then I’ll be starting Pioneer from the newest Knitty. OMG this issue … Continue reading

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