It's only one more day until I embark on my fabulous trip to Italia! My packing is not nearly done but I got my passport and euros! I'm very anxious about getting there and doing all the fabulous sightseeing but cannot help feeling nervous about being the "responsible adult". I guess that should come with … Continue reading When will then be Now?
Nothing like a FO to bring you back to good spirits! Pattern: Retro Redux Shrug from Lace StyleYarn: Blue Sky Dyed Cotton, color 626 - two ballsNeedles: Size 8, 9, 10 and 10.5!! I used all circulars I spent the majority of last Sunday and Monday knitting it up and finally got it finished today. … Continue reading Ciao Bella
this is in honor of the finale of the Sopranos. My boyfriend sent me this pic that is just too priceless to not share!! Courtsey of CNN/SI.com (two posts in one day... huzzah!)
Before I had my wonderful conversation with Blue Sky I was out at Pier A park doing my part for World Wide Knit in Public Day! (I'm the one wearing the seafoam blue tank top and the crazy frizzy hair..) We had a wonderful turn out of knitters, crochers and spinners!! I also don't … Continue reading Skyline Knitting
It's a wonder why I make any decisions regarding my knitting. It always happens that I will become inspired at the last minute and thus impulsively purchase yarn and feverishly cast on. It happened with Fifi and even my CPH. Now it's the shrug for Italy I am naming, Bella. The pattern is the Retro … Continue reading When Blue Sky talks, you listen
You can truly make a girl feel good about her knits! Thank you thank you thank you! I think we broke my comment meter 😉 I know I'll be rocking Fifi a ton this fall and maybe cooler summer nights. There really is nothing better than wraping yourself up in Calmer! Now is the fun, … Continue reading New knits and Summer Reading
This top goes perfect with a nice glass of red sangria. I'm not too good with the whole "FO evaluation" but I'll give it a go! The pattern was very well written and the only modification I had was using a tigher gauge. I had knitted up a swatch with 7s that was a tinge … Continue reading moulin rouge