Am slowly recovering from post-Closing Ceremonies fatigue. A recap of my weekend: Sat. 8:00pm – Check Greyhound schedule. Decide to take 10:40am bus so that I have some time before the 2pm official gathering time to eat/take TTC there. 9:00pm – Realize Mom and Dad are going to church and won’t be able to drive… Continue reading The Debriefing
Crossed the finish line! Finished the beaded pendant bag today after picking up beads at the bead store to do the chain. I actually finished the bag part last week, just dragged my feet getting the beads. In lieu of getting to stand on the podium, I bring you pic spam: Voila! The bag and… Continue reading And She’s at the Finish Line!
And they’re off! Started my bag yesterday at work, worked on it last night while watching the Opening Ceremonies at home, and…I’m about 1/3 of the way through the pattern already. Hrm. This may not take as long to do as I thought. Guess I can cast on those Jaywalker socks Photos coming soon hopefully.… Continue reading Citius! Altius! Fortius!
I can’t believe how excited I am at starting the Knitting Olympics tomorrow. Seriously, I keep eyeing the strung beads and ball of thread and my hands just start itching to pick up the needles. One. More. Day. I can last that long, right? Part of it may just be from the fact that I’m… Continue reading Brainwashing the Next Generation
Also, for posterity, Stuff I Am Knitting Right Now: Lace Sampler scarf – I’m loving this project, as basically what I do is flip through various books (Including Folk Shawls, Lace Knitting and the Barbara Walker treasuries), and when I see an interesting pattern I knit it for a few inches. When I’ve had enough… Continue reading Projects! Too Many Projects!
Okay, as you can see, it’s been a very long time since I used this thing. But in a moment of insanity, I think I’ve decided to see if I can actually hack having a knitting blog. Now needless to say, this blog probably won’t be updated very often–not like some of those post-a-day bloggers,… Continue reading And the Blog Rises from the Ashes…Again.