Somehow it never seems all that long since I’ve blogged until I happen to glance at the date of my last post and the number is almost the same as the one on my desk calendar. I’ve been thinking about doing a podcast (as far as I know there are no Canadian knitting podcasts. WTF?)… Continue reading This is Why I’m Keeping Myself from Podcasting
Am nearly done my pseudo-Jaywalkers. Or should that be my pseudo-Pine Tree Toe-Ups? Maybe some kind of illegitimate child of the two? (Oh, come on. You know those two would be getting it on.) Ahem. Um. Anyway. Yes, almost done, just need to do the last bit of ribbing, then make another attempt to figure… Continue reading Busy Nothings
Agh, it’s been more than a month since I posted and I have…well…not much to show for it. Haven’t had much luck with projects of late, though that may be because I have way too many. I’ve been working pretty steadily on a pair of Pine Tree Toe-Up Socks by Kim Salazar, my kind of… Continue reading The Prodigal Blogger Returns
Easter is a time of rebirth, and those Jaywalkers I was working on? They’ve been reborn as…well, two skeins of yarn. Ripped them out, washed the yarn to get out the kinkiness and the accumulated dirt/skin oils from knitting them twice and let them air dry. Now I just need to find a pattern I… Continue reading If at First You Don’t Succeed…
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!