on my needles & a giveaway

**** Acquanda, you are the winner of the fingerless gloves giveaway! I’ll contact you via email too.**** Thanks to everyone who entered.   I’ve been working on this pretty skinny cowl knit with merino wool(the purple) and a mix of recycled wools with the hot pink. It feels really nice in my hands, luscious wood be […]

on my needles

I finally finished my cowl! There were 7 rows left last night and I couldn’t get them finished then. All three of the kids were up past midnight….that was freaky. Everyone was overtired. I’m so happy I finished it this morning and can wear it to Thanksgiving dinner tomorrow. It came out really long and […]

on my needles

I’ve been steadily working on Karen’s cowl this week. I’m hoping to have it finished by Thanksgiving. I frogged it twice, once for twisted stitches I noticed 9/10 rows in and the 2nd time for knitting where I should’ve purled and vice versa. Now it’s perfect and I’m very very happy with it. I love […]

30 Days of Gratitude – Day 7: Knit and Crochet

There’s not too much else to say about my love of yarn and knitting…I picked crochet up again over the last few weeks. I like that each one has it’s own technique, rhythm, stitches, and patterns. I feel like this is something I should’ve always been doing. Hard to believe it’s been about two years […]