So I’ve been in a knitting mood these last couple weeks. Must be the weather. Except the weather is nice so I don’t understand this desire to hibernate! Regardless, I knit a pair of boot socks just for moi and finished them a week ago. They’re made from berroco’s vintage dk yarn – so soft!… Continue reading Regarding socks and puffins
I am done!!! I finished the last bind-off and weaved in the last strand of yarn last night. It fits PERFECTLY!! I LOVE it! 🙂
Well there’s a lot going on these days, but not many finished items to show for it! Here’s some in progress shots of the Camellia Shrug I’ve been knitting in the evenings. It’s coming along! The back is complete: And I’m halfway done with one sleeve: Can’t wait to finish it!
For my next knitting fiasco creation, I’m going to make this lovely Camellia Shrug, featured in the Winter/Spring 2011 Knitscene magazine. I ordered my yarn: Lorna’s Laces Honor from the online Webs store. Great service and speedy delivery!!! All the yarn came in skeins. Normally I have it wound into balls before I… Continue reading Starting the Camellia Shrug
I spent Saturday sewing with my mother and the Sew-n-Sews quilt group in Lawrence. I had a “to-do” list of about 20 items. I got two done! 😉 First, I finished the baby pillow that will go with the baby blanket I finished in November. Then I finished the last borders on my stack-n-whack… Continue reading Stack-n-whack top complete