For the first time in, well let’s just say it has been a long time, I actually did a swatch for a hat I was going to start with some sock yarn that I’ve had in my stash for awhile. … Continue reading
I love Saturdays. Especially ones like today, I woke up early 730ish, and Zach and I took a drive out to a local market to fill up on our Sweet Escape Cupcake Bar supplies. Chris, the owner and baker, did … Continue reading
The next book on my shelf that I finally have time to try a pattern out of is this one “Quick Knits with Today’s Yarns”. Now the term today’s yarn is completely relative. Looking through the pages most of the … Continue reading
I was wandering around my local yarn shop, Uncommon Threads, and found the spring colors of their stock of Cascade 128 superwash and felt the need to make somethings with it. These cute knot hat won, I love the color … Continue reading
This past weekend we took a road trip down to Appomattox, VA for an Civil War Reenactment, we have gone down the past couple of years to this event, in preparation for the 150th anniversary of the surrender next year. … Continue reading
Tomorrow I will be back to the world of internet on the computer!!! Oh how I have missed it. We are finally heading home after two weeks of staying with my mother-in-law after back surgery, she is doing well. So … Continue reading
I feel very productive today! Five scarves finished and it is only 4 p.m. And that’s after driving 30 minutes one way to find the yarn shop closed after calling. It was the third time I had driven out there … Continue reading
Today is a good day to make some gloves. I’m hoping for similar weather next week for the show, I have a feeling people will be more willing to buy knit items when it’s chilly out rather than 70 degrees.
I do finish the rainbow shawlette and will post picks once I get the ends woven in. So until then here are some shots of the yellow gloves from the past two days.
Today I am spending time with my mother-in-law as she comes out of anesthesia after spin surgery. She has finally gotten to the point where she can doze comfortably. Leaving me time to post from my phone. Gotta love technology! … Continue reading