Dear Knitting friends. It has been a while since I have gotten to chat with you. I have taken this past year and a half off from blogging, because, well, it was just too much. I started my little blog with the intent of helping others learn to knit, and to share all … Continue reading A simple new beginning.
It has been a while since I have typed to you all. I think I have finally become comfortable with the fact that I have too much going on to try to update here regularly. But I do have a few exciting things happening that I wanted to share! This Saturday, September 14th, I will … Continue reading Beginning BasketWeave Dishcloth
My typing fingers have been silent a lot lately. But not because they want to be! July has been an extremely busy month for all of us. I ended a temporary job, started a new part time job, secured an arrangement to teach knitting classes (more of that soon), and the girls and I … Continue reading Workbasket Wednesday – Valois Shawl – And the end of July is here!
The weather here in Ok is sweltering (it is summer, I am sure it is sweltering everywhere). I just finished knitting two baby afghans for belated baby gifts, and the last thing I wanted to knit right now is another heavy project. But there are only so many dish cloths you can do for summer … Continue reading On my needles now – Valois Shawl by Alexandra Beck
My Blue Log Cabin Socks: http://images4.ravelrycache.com/uploads/ThatsStitchTastic/132549596/file0_medium #ravulous
A few months ago, I posted about knitting lifelines. I hope I was able to give you a good understanding of what they are for, and how to use them when knitting your lace project. But I kind left it hanging with the last post, and didn't explain what to do with them once your project is … Continue reading Lifelines – What to do when the project is over
Hands down, the best gift ever is a hand-made gift made with lots and lots of love. Most knitters are well-known for their generosity and willingness to make things for others. (This past Christmas I may or may not of turned myself into a martyr and knit several months straight non stop.) But after all … Continue reading A Knitterly Gift for the Worthy Knitter – Soakbox