Monthly Archives: January 2015

One step forward and two steps back

Remember how I had to reknit the blue hat?  Well, I finally finished the second attempt (no pictures yet).  So, yesterday I started a second hat out of this lovely Malabrigo Rios in piedras.  I’m using the Barley pattern from … Continue reading

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Yarn ALong 2015: Week 3

Hey look: a daytime picture! That black bit is the neighbor’s cat heading off to hassle the birds. I did the math for the blue hat I was knitting last week and realized I’d end up with a hat about … Continue reading

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Muffins!

Back in December, I participated in a cookie swap.  I was trying to think of something that had the typical “winter” flavors without being peppermint or pumpkin.  I really like pumpkin, but it was feeling overdone, and some people really … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2015: Week 2

Late again.  No real surprise there.  Badly lit picture again. I’m reading Jack With A Twist by Brenda Janowitz.  I’m working on a Vegamot hat out of Malabrigo Silky Merino.  A friend’s son is going thru chemotherapy treatments right now and … Continue reading

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Yarn Along 2015: Week 1.

Knitting: macduff hat, worsted weigh acrylic. Reading: The Dog by Joseph O’Neill Listening to: Stardust by Neil Gaiman. Up too late too many nights and posting from my phone. Oh my gosh.  This took days to upload.  I think my … Continue reading

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