PacMan Fever

May 29, 2008

Awhile back, Dani said she wanted to knit a PacMan hat and asked for my help. I decided I would help her out and knit one too – I don’t think hers is finished and mine, well, no one will ever wear it – I hadn’t really planned on anyone wearing it anyway. But the [...]

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Sooo….

May 27, 2008

I promised an announcement today. I had planned on it being a regular blog post on the neglected Masters program as well, but today it just didn’t happen. I have progressed a little on it though. Anyway…you don’t care about that, you want to know my news… Well, back many years ago, AFTER I became [...]

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Substitute

May 26, 2008

I have some finished handspun, but as it hasn’t been received by Keri, who commissioned it, I am not showing it yet – she wants to be surprised. Instead, I will show you the merino/tussah I am working on. The first 2 oz are on the bobbin and I need to find time for the [...]

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Spring is here!

May 23, 2008

And because I love spring so much (because it marks the return to warm weather!!) I bought some awesome spring yarn! Michelle’s Pretty Pink Cactus – A Loopy Legend! 485 yards of pink and green superwash merino happiness! Purchased at The Loopy Ewe! The pictures don’t do this justice. This is some gorgeous yarn! I [...]

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Tribbles

May 22, 2008

Yep – another Tribble finished. Woohoo! I am working on finishing up some stuff on my very very very large WIP list this week. trying. we shall see what happens.

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mmmm….goooood

May 21, 2008

Yes it is Wednesday and that means I should be bringing you WIPs, but to be honest, I am sitting in a hotel room in Lynchburg, VA, and while I have my camera and cord and everything with me, the thought of pulling all that crap out tonight makes me sort of want to just [...]

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Marina

May 20, 2008

We got a great book in the shop – Noro Joy! – and this vest spoke to me. It spoke to me so loudly that I asked Remi to order the yarn – the book AND the yarn have been flying off the shelves! Pattern: Marina Yarn: Noro Taiyo – 3 balls – I don’t [...]

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Pearly Gates

May 19, 2008

I really enjoyed spinning this up! It sort of makes me think of heaven. Seriously. I love it. Pink. Gray. White. Pretty. Roving: 4 oz of Mother of Pearl from The Dyeing Arts purchased at The Loopy Ewe Material: Superwash Merino Yardage: 235.44 WIP: 14 I think I need to move to the next whorl [...]

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Oh yeah!

May 16, 2008

Sometimes you are part of a sock club and people ask if it is worth it. In the case of The Loopy Ewe Sock Club, I have to say YES YES IT IS! The club comes out every other month (I haven’t posted the first one – shame on me!) and this is the second [...]

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Silk makes the difference

May 14, 2008

Well, this week I have been pretty settled into just one project – one that I CO last Wednesday night. This is the April Sweater of the Month from Knitch – and I can’t wait to finish it – I am halfway through the hip increases – and there are only 2 rows to work [...]

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