Do you remember a time when you discovered something new that you can't imagine having ever lived without? For starters there's indoor plumbing, refrigerators, cell phones, massages... you know the Must Haves. In knitting it first showed itself in the form of cabling without a cable needle then learning how to knit continental. I thought … Continue reading Icarus
Here are the directions!- Type your answer to each of the questions below into Flickr Search.- Using only the first page, pick an image.- Copy and paste each of the URLs for the images into fd’s mosaic maker.The Questions:1. What is your first name? Margaux2. What is your favorite food? chicken fingers3. What high school … Continue reading me me me!
Presenting Flora Pattern: My own!Yarn: Manos Silk Wool, Green and Beige, 1 ball eachNeedles: Size US7 and US6 circsSize: 20 inch circ. hat As I mentioned before I got bit really hard by the fair isle bug. It started with the Orla hat and is now showing itself with this viney creation. It all started … Continue reading Flora
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Baby you findThere's only one love, yours and mineI've got so much loveAnd needing you soMy love for you, I'll never let goI've got so much loveAll I want is to hold youLet me show you how much I love you babyI don't mind and I don't mindI love youThere's no one above youYou are … Continue reading ten
While at TNNA I had the opportunity to take some really wonderful classes from some really ridiculously superb teachers. I learned the magic of knitting socks and a wonderful way to make buttonholes all the while being in the presence of two of the greatest knitters ever. So why after all that great tutelage all … Continue reading it makes perfect sense
I could have sworn it was heaven. (LAP* - or Long Ass Post, ahead) So much has happened this past weekend that my mind is a blur! TNNA was so much fun and now I'm extremely impatient for the fall and it's promise of beautiful yarns and designs. It's such a funny feeling to be … Continue reading Is this heaven? No, it’s Ohio.
I present my clapotis, number 45,035,435,035.... and counting 😉 Project: Clapotis from Knitty.com Yarn: Handmaiden Sea Silk, 1 ballNeedles: Size 3 circulars Modifications: I decided to go with a scarf size instead of the full on shawl mostly due to the fact that I only had one skein of this gorgeous seasilk yarn. I did … Continue reading just part of the crowd