Dustin’ it up!

October 16, 2007

The Tilted Duster is finished. Cristi took the Tilted pictures for me on Saturday afternoon. Because of the ribbing, this really is flattering – though you can’t tell here… Buttons…butterfly buttons pick up the blue in the heather and there is a perfect purple line in the butterfly as well. Plain black on the inside [...]

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Dressin it up!

October 4, 2007

This weekend I needed a quick knit. Yes, I know I had just finished the BSJ, but I needed something that would be done quick and I could feel good about! Yes, I am a giant dork! Pattern: Passin The Dress Code by Champaign Maker (available at Charlotte Yarn!) Yarn: Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Superchunky – [...]

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Baby Surprise Jacket

October 2, 2007

Yes, it is finished!!! Pattern: EZ Baby Surprise Jacket Yarn: Wendy’s Velvet Touch (2 balls and then a little bit of a third – yeah, that didn’t please me) Needles: Denise size 5 Buttons: ADORABLE pink frogs with googly eyes found at Charlotte Yarn. Start: June something or another Finished: September 29 Mods: None Notes: [...]

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Red Dwarf Knee Highs!

September 27, 2007

Well, they are done. And they are PRETTY! I wore them to work and then knitting last night alone with one of my FAVORITE pairs of shoes (I own 3 pairs of mary janes and they are all great for showing off hand knit socks!)!! Cristi‘s pattern is amazing and I am so glad I [...]

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Boyfriend Catcher

September 24, 2007

Look – A FO you didn’t even know was on the needles! In summer of 2005 I started this scarf out of Portrait from Artful Yarns. When I met Tattoo Boyfriend this is what I was work on (sitting OUTSIDE in ATLANTA in freaking late AUGUST! – yeah, I am smart). So, when he first [...]

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FO Friday!!!

September 14, 2007

After a little mishap with heel number 2, Project Monogamy directed me to rip out the heel of the Boyfriend Cable Socks and finish them up. Yes, these are Turtle Daddy Sock Blockers available at Cristi’s Etsy shop. Also, a set of these are up for grabs in the Lupus Walk Donation Thank You Prizes. [...]

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The Blackhole Edition

August 1, 2007

Well, its WIP Wednesday and I bet you are hoping for some progress pics? Well, there are none? Why? Well, I have been project faithful (mostly). I have only completed another couple rows on the mystery stole, but have mostly been working on the Elizabeth Bennet Cabled Cardigan. I am in the blackhole of knitting [...]

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Tequila Tuesday

July 31, 2007

Well, rum really! These are my Yarn Pirate Booty Club Rum Runner Socks. The colorway is Rum Runner and is exclusive to the Booty Club.I love love love these socks. I am not a big fan of St st socks usually, but I cast these on toe up and they went FAST!!! Short row heel [...]

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FO Friday…you thought this day would never come!

July 27, 2007

Wednesday I mentioned that I had done both more and less knitting than expected.Yesterday I said there was a FO for today.You thought this day would never come! To be honest – so did I! I am pleased to bring you Danielle’s Pinwheel Sweater!! In that pic you can see a mistake. oops! I will [...]

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Tomato Thursday!!!

July 19, 2007

Yesterday I mentioned something was missing from WIP Wednesday. Today I would like to introduce you to my newest top! Tomato!! As you can see – I made a few modifications. I will detail those below. This was a fast and fun knit! I am SO pleased with the way this top turned out! I [...]

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