I wanted to share the PANK! This is what Coats & Clarks/Moda Dea calls Boysenberry, in Bamboo Wool. I have one skein left, plus another four I got when I was afraid I would run out. I will try to get more photos when it is blocked and has ends woven in. (I have been… Continue reading Concetta
I got out my languishing sock from the summer of 2008 for my Ravelympics event. This is what it looked like on Saturday, because I started a new project Friday instead of working on the sock. That is snow on the bush. This is Scout's Swag sock yarn, custom dyed to reflect the colors of… Continue reading Sock in Progress
(Warning: photo heavy.) OK, I am making up for not blogging and not posting puppy photos. I have not worked on my 2008 Fawkes (they are in Ravelry) socks for Ravelympics, but I started Multnomah and worked on my very pink Concetta cardigan. I got to watch the entire Olympics opening ceremony because DH is… Continue reading A Little Knitting and a Lot of Snow
I finished the Simple Yet Effective Shawl that I started January 2009. The yarn is Thank Ewe sock in Geology. I have wound Malabrigo in Carabeno to make Multnomah. This despite the fact I signed up to finish languishing socks for the Ravelympics I could not take it out in the falling snow for a… Continue reading Simple Yet Effective Shawl
I got home a couple of hours earlier from work than usual. It took about 45 minutes to an hour. The last few miles were pretty slow, as I was two cars behind the sand truck. Belvedere, who was under shelter, attached himself to me and came inside where he has remained. I went outside… Continue reading Snow!
Well, I am tired of waiting for sunshine, so here are the Diagonal Lace Socks from WendyKnits. The yarn is Sockin Socks wool/bamboo/nylon by Plymouth. The ones I started in May.
Hot Cocoa Swap Questionnaire The Yarn… 1. Do you knit, crochet, or do both? I do both 2. What is your favorite one-skein project? socks! What item do you find you knit the most of? socks 3. Do you like using a particular type of needle or hook? (wood, metal, straight, circular) Is there something… Continue reading Hot Cocoa Swap Questionnaire