So it looks like I was successful in figuring out how to restart the color pattern in my sock after turning for the heel. I am still working the gusset & you can see those stitches in the middle ... Feb 17, 2010 1 Comment
Got a lot of time the last two days to work on my heart sock. I did some on the car on Sunday but then realized I’d added a stitch somewhere which messed up the pattern & had to rip back al... Feb 16, 2010 No Comments
Here’s a fun little knit I whipped up as a present for Matt. He can be knit up super quickly & is a great use for scraps of yarn. This was my first time using safety eyes & I love the ... Feb 14, 2010 15 Comments
Here’s my valentine to Matt this year. Who could resist that face? Pattern coming later today.
Handmade 365 2010- My goal is to spend time everyday working on something handmade for a year &... Feb 14, 2010 1 Comment
like getting my quilt pieces to line up perfectly, that make my day….
Handmade 365 2010- My goal is to spend time everyday working on something handmade for a year & photograph it.
If you ... Feb 13, 2010 No Comments
A lot of people are doing a knitting olympics where they are challenging themselves to knit a challenging project in the time the games are on. I’m not part of the official group but I wonder if... Feb 12, 2010 No Comments
It took me forever this afternoon to figure out how to layout my quilt strips so that no fabric was on top of itself. I tried to not have them touch corners either but that was impossible. But I final... Feb 11, 2010 4 Comments
Since doing a couple pairs of mittens in colorwork I’ve been itching to start a pair of fun socks (as I call patterned socks these days). I wanted to do a pattern using hearts in a sort of Swedi... Feb 10, 2010 No Comments
I finished knitting the Burberry Inspired Cowl two nights ago. Then I gave it a good soak & today it was dry enough to wear. I like the way big cables lay. I didn’t knit this one to be very... Feb 09, 2010 1 Comment
Today we entered week three of the On To Road To Spring Quilt Along. This week we’ll sew our quilt tops together. I spent a few hours this afternoon piecing together my first strips. It was easi... Feb 08, 2010 1 Comment