Talk about love at first sight! I normally love pretty much all things Brooklyn Tweed but the latest look book had be at hello with Gudrun’s Kirigami sweater. It’s been FOR-ever since I made a pullover for myself and saw that as a perfect re-introduction. Plus, I have test knitted for Gudrun in the past … Continue reading FO: Kirigami Pullover
Woah people, I am in love. It's real and it's deep and I am so excited I wanna sing from the roof tops (but I don't want to scare my neighbors)! The only thing I need now is for the temperature to drop so I can wear this (and buttery leggings) all DAY everyday! Let's go … Continue reading Cinnamon Girl
You can't ask for a better view!
Have you ever felt that you missed out on a knit? Like missing the deadline for a sock exchange or not being able to buy that knitting book because it's out of print and may never be printed again? Such drama that can arise in the knit world. I had seen the knitted robots by … Continue reading Waiting for the goods
After hitting a few home runs, I've found my self in a knitting slump. I was crusing along knitting to my hearts desire, whipping out FOs here and there and now I'm like "Ehe". The problem I know has to do with the small needles and the teenie tiny yarn that I'm working with for … Continue reading batting .200
You must be asking yourself, "after the speed at which she knit the Leaf Lace Pullover (remember Bulky wool!), how long must it take her to get a decent picture of it for all to see?" Can I confess something? While it's all seamed up and ready to go, the obsticle that has slowed me … Continue reading Famous Whenever Words
the knitting for my bro's fab scarf is continuing... don't want to bore you with the details. it remains my only knitting project for now. i can't wait to finish it and show you. it's simply beautiful. i am however making a mental knit-list which keeps growing and growing with every click. 1. endpaper mitts … Continue reading i love me some lists
It's been a long, busy, tiring week. I had no time for knitting nor blogging. Work was emotionally and energy draining. I ordered a lot of dinners to tired to cook and have gone to sleep early (except for Thursday*). There was just no time. So on this beautiful and unseasonably warm Saturday morning, I … Continue reading my reward
Thank you so much for the comments about Rusted Root! I wore it to work yesterday and didn't get one "did you make that?" (which to me means people accepted it as more than a handknitted top, however there was one woman who is an experienced knitter who zeroed in on me and made me … Continue reading we got the tools, we got the talent!
I'm feeling all sorts of R-a-n-d-o-m today. Not like any of my posts have followed a strict beginning, middle and end sequence anyway. - I'm so freakin' happy it's Friday! I had a pretty busy week and finally my on the road phase of my job is drawing to a close. Today was the final … Continue reading m-a-r-n-d-o