Feb Hats for Alex

March 1, 2008

Three more hats for the Hats for Alex drive. I did these kind of pattern free, but Dani inspired.

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Kauni anyone?

February 29, 2008

Lookie what came in for me???? I ordered 3 of the 150 g skeins (I really should have ordered another one, I think, but Cristi ordered an extra and I will bum from her if needed) Can anyone guess what is coming??? Can you say, cardigan??

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Pagoda Lace

February 28, 2008

I had the privledge of participating in a swap for Loopy Groupies – those of us crazies who have Loopy Groupie status over at The Loopy Ewe. My pal, Anniebananie (on Ravelry) had a little comment that she didn’t own any hand knit socks because she always knits for everyone else and none for her. [...]

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I did a…OOOOO….AAAAHHHH…oh, wait, over there!

February 27, 2008

Apparently I have a serious case of startitis because all that stuff I started last week? Yeah, I worked on NONE of it. First we have the hemlock ring blanket. I am the blob, the future blob! (OK maybe I am the only one who thinks it looks like a blob at this point. And [...]

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That’s a wrap!

February 26, 2008

Er…a swatch! The last of the swatches are done. On to the hat! And the writing. I will admit that I have already done the cable swatch twice because you can’t exceed 4.5″ and well, I was at that and still had a few rows to go. So rip rip rip and a new cable!

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Candy iz good

February 22, 2008

The February Yarn Pirate shipment came and it is PERFECT for me! I Want Candy – 400 yards of merino tencel goodness! Pretty! I could seriously eat it up!

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That was unexpected

February 20, 2008

When I started this week I had grand plans of what I would work on. And that went all to hell and I worked on nothing I had been working on. See that lifeline? I knit to there back in May – and I just picked these stockings back up. Go me. I am not [...]

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February 18, 2008

Well, I am in VA. The cord to my camera is at home. And I don’t have anything really anyway other than cute alpaca pics. And tomorrow there will not be any masters swatches because I am sitting in the hotel and I am exhausted. I am thinking that I will eat dinner and pass [...]

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Jack’s a good boy!

February 14, 2008

Jack, a great Pyr, needs help! He needs to have surgery because sadly he was neglected a bit by a previous owner. In return for your donation toward his $8000 in surgery costs, there are fabulous prizes from The Merlin Tree. As of 2/12 – they have raised $1500 – which is a great relief [...]

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A great pattern for a good cause!

February 13, 2008

One of the bloggers I follow, Skyline Chilly, has designed an awesome sock pattern to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (go to her blog entry to see the pics since I don’t wanna steal hers!). For a $5 donation, you get this pattern and the knowledge that you are helping to fund research and [...]

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