Any knitter whose done their fair share of knitting in the round has probably had a chance to learn more about the technique called Magic Loop. It's something every knitter should have in their arsenal whether or not they use it all the time. (Cabling without a cable needle is another!) What makes it "magic" is … Continue reading A tale of two sleeves.
Reason #129,209,209 why I love Ravelry: It keeps all the projects I save in a neat place. Plus, the way my page is organized it has my WIPs right on top. Every once in a while I'll browse those little photos and imagine them saying to me, "Hey! What'd ya forget me? You casted me on like two … Continue reading From the long lost WIP files
While I may be knitting the longest and biggest non-gift from LMKG 2, it's already lived up to its namesake. My dear friend Jackie and I were destined to be friends. Her husband, Terry, and I were admissions collegues and concidentally went to the same conference in Boston a few years back. While there Terry … Continue reading A knitted gift.
A few random links for today. - While I may not want to make pantone mini magnets, I am now itching to buy Paper Glaze. - A group of alumna from my high school just started a non-profit, their first mission - giving aid to Japan. - Speaking of aiding Japan, check out this new … Continue reading Free-for-all Tuesday
While the rest of the world was holding their breath (and cameras) waiting for the Super Moon to rise, I was already reveling in how AWESOME it was to finally meet my old blog friend Nonnahs! The moment I knew I was heading to San Diego for the weekend I emailed her in the hopes … Continue reading Super Moon? More like Super Meetup!
Well hello there! I'm so happy to get back to knitting and blogging here at 1010! Talk about an exciting first week in San Fran! I arrived on the 4th, my stuff arrived on the 6th, my parents got here on the 9th, earthquake/tsunami warning on the 10/11th, a trip to Sausalito on the 12th and … Continue reading Bramble Hat
Just getting things settled on the home front and will be back to my regular posting soon! So far I like this little city 😉 xoxm