As many knitters around the world (at least evidenced by instagram) I decided to cast on a new project on New Year's Day. I'd picked out yarn with my daughter for her Vermonter Hat before Christmas, so I was good to go! She'd selected Berocco Ultra Alpaca Bulky. The pattern called for super bulky, but … Continue reading Five times is the charm (or what is the definition of insanity again?)
Earlier this year, I posted about the Make Nine Challenge and was excited to participate. I hadn't decided right away what I was going to make, but I'd started a queue in Ravelry and had picked 6 for my instagram post. As it worked out, I only finished 2 of those 6, but I did … Continue reading Make Nine
The hats are done! It seemed like a good opportunity to take our second picture: It was a grey day, so I didn't get to take any other pictures, but wanted to get this taken! It's going to be a busy week around here, but we've got some fun stuff going on.
Yup, it's been a while since I've posted. Could be a while before I post again! I don't know if any one really follows per se, or notices my absences. I have a lot of blogs in my feed reader, and while some are more regular than others, I rarely remove anyone from my feed. … Continue reading Finishing!
I am loving this Inga Hat. I finished C's on Sunday. Project Details: Pattern: Inga Hat by Sheila Macdonald Yarn: Sublime Yarns Extra Fine Merino Wool DK (Blue, Ivory, Pink) Needles: 3.25mm and 3.75mm Notes: I blocked the heck out of this, and it seems to fit C pretty well. If I had to do … Continue reading Hats & Mitts