Category Archives: Knitting

Knitting progress

I’m trying to sneak in a row here and a row there of knitting  to keep my sanity.  Thank goodness for toe-up, magic loop sock knitting.  This is turning out to be a very satisfying knit, not too much thinking … Continue reading

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A little late to the party…..

Remember this sweater frenzy sparked  from Rodarte’s  Fall / Winter Colleciton, 2008 – 2009? It actually stuck around for a while, with many high street retailers making their own versions. I – along with a lot of other knitters – … Continue reading

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Happy! Merry!!!

Happy New Year to everyone!   I am very excited to see what 2015 will bring. There was no Christmas knitting this year – I decided to skip the stress of last minute projects.  Don’t worry, there were hand made … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Arc en ciel

This one’s been finished for a while:  Arc en Ciel from Knitscene Spring 2013 by Maria Leigh. Size XS took 4 skeins of Noro Taiyo Sock in Colour 22.  No modifications to the pattern. Knitting on the bias kept it … Continue reading

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Knitting Books

Here are some new additions to my library of knitting books.  The internet is an amazing resource for knitting, but nothing can replace a book for me.  I have shelves full of knitting books, vintage, modern, magazines.  The first place … Continue reading

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Neon

Here’s a new hat for my Little – not so little anymore.  It was her 9th birthday yesterday!  I usually get the “it’s too itchy” complaint, but not from this yarn – Cascade 220 Sport Multi – Colour 121.   … Continue reading

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Chevron Scarf and Skill Levels

Haley at Knitomatic and I have been friends for a very long time, since before she opened her store and I have to say, it is very convenient having a best friend who owns a yarn store.  That is why … Continue reading

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