I love Instagram. It inspires me and keeps me amused. This year scrolling through my feed I found a post about committing to make nine items in 2018. I have never been one to plan my knits out, but thought it sounded like a nice change for me. I sat down and realized with a … Continue reading Nine in 2018 and A Year of Making
I learned this week that the little one who I'd made the blue hat for isn't due until July. Which means I should have time to make another Antler sweater.
My morning commute has altered quite a bit this year, with the addition of a passenger. While I love the company, I do find myself with less time for podcast listening, so my subscription list has shrunk quite a bit over the past few months. However, I am open to new ones, especially when they … Continue reading Pondering
After finishing the Antler Cardigan and Hat set I thought it would be nice to make matching hats for some new little ones on the way and their big brothers. I really enjoyed working with the Malabrigo Rios yarn. Very squishy. I've certainly had a lot of fun with this pattern as well. For the … Continue reading Babies and Big Brothers
I've discovered a new pattern set this year, that I've been having a lot of fun knitting. I follow a lot of various knitters and designers on Twitter and Instagram, and had seen the Antler Hat by tincanknits around, and was intrigued by it's simple elegance. Early this E asked for a new hat, but she decided she wanted … Continue reading Antlers
Because its not always about the hair and makeup.
What a week and a half. I'm late on the weekly photo and don't have much to say. I finished the entrelac hat, but still need to block it. Last weekend was the dance recital - the culmination of 10 months of very hard work which resulted in a beautiful show. As E gets older … Continue reading 4/52