It’s that awkward time of year where the majority of my works-in-progress are holiday gifts. Nevertheless, it’s exciting. My pile of items to be washed and blocked is growing at a good pace and I should actually have everyone’s gifts done by the necessary dates! But that does mean my stuff to blog about is… Continue reading WIP: Lady Sunnyside
I could never catch on to the knitting with both hands method of doing stranded knitting. I’m much more comfortable keeping the colors running from my right hand (I’m a thrower) but when working with more than one color I would get frustrated with my yarns twisting together. I started dreaming up elaborate contraptions to… Continue reading Stranded knitting hack
Hi! It’s been so long since I last posted I almost feel like I have to reintroduce myself. I spend so much time in front of a computer screen at work when I get home all I want to do is watch TV or read a book rather than open my laptop. Today, however, I figured… Continue reading Spin to spin
A few weeks ago while I was binge-watching Battlestar Galactica (the newer version) I knit this beauty of a hat: Jared Flood’s Bray Cap. Admittedly, it’s a copycat version of Pigeonroof Studios hat in that I used the same yarn and colorway she used. When she posted about her hat I had to have that… Continue reading FO: Bray Cap
Yet again I have disappeared from the blog. I wish I could say it was just because I was busy, but ultimately it was because writing something became this THING I avoided for some reason. That and I spent the past few months watching many seasons of TV shows available on Netflix and spinning my… Continue reading What’s with the name?
What a day! It certainly has felt enchanted. My new spinning wheel arrived an hour before my sister did, whom I haven’t seen since Memorial Day. It feels like Christmas! Anyway, the wheel will be introduced soon, however, it’s time to announce the winners of the mini-skein giveaway!! I’m so excited! Okay, since this giveaway… Continue reading Mini-skein giveaway winners!
Giveaway is closed, thank you to all who entered!! I was looking through my previous posts and realized its been a super long time since I’ve done a yarn review! Since I’ve been on a Gynx Yarns kick for several months I figured this would be the perfect yarn company to talk about since I… Continue reading Review: Gynx yarn + mini-skein giveaway!