Pattern: Tomten Jacket from EZ's Opinionated KnitterYarn: Manos 113 & W (5 balls, 1 ball)Needles: Addi Turbos Size 9 Had it not been a sample for my friend's shop I would never have truly appreciated the great knit Goddess that Elizabeth Zimmermann is. I mean I did a bit with the Norwegian Mittens but now … Continue reading The Tomten Jacket
this jacket would be done already! It was a truly rainy Monday here. One that was perfect for curling up on the couch knitting, drinking a nice iced tea not really feeling guilty once getting off the couch. I had obtained my copy of the last HP the day before and had told myself that … Continue reading If it wasn’t for Potter
So, I've started a new project that was so off the charts and off the lists that this thing has no business being on my needles. However when one has access to a huge internet full of knitting blogs your mind can go from one direction to the next faster than Lindsey Lohan can get … Continue reading Imitation is a form of flattery*
It's taken me a bit longer that expected to get back into the flow of blogging. I've been feeling a bit restless this past week like I needed to be doing more with my time. The result I'm sure of going cold turkey from a trip that was scheduled minute by minute. I was so … Continue reading The Readjustment
Big, mutha lemons that is.... Oh Italy, where can I begin? Alluraa... It was such a mixture of emotions. Wows and "you've got to be kidding me's", buzzes and soberiety, heat and chills, health and sickness all with not one stitch of my knitting done. It all started with the two our delay on the … Continue reading When life gives you Lemons, make Lemoncello.