knitting

Another Spring, another Fling

April 29, 2009

Last year I was lucky enough to go to The Loopy Ewe‘s Spring Fling – it was a lot of fun – and I went back this year! And had more fun!!! I knit a lot this year and got no pictures of my knitting! I got to hang with Wendy! And work out the [...]

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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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Charlotte-Metro Fiber Day

October 13, 2007

Today should have been called the Charlotte-Metro Fiber Day. I swear there was more going on today in the area then there has been going on in the last year COMBINED. And you know I attend everything I can. Cristi and I were only able to make 2 of the 4 events here in the [...]

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Knitting, Tea, Tapas and Ice Cream!

September 22, 2007

I was pleasantly surprised this morning when my phone rang and the fabulous Kaitlin was on the other end. Unfortunately, I was taking a nice bath at the time, but when I got out and dressed, I gave her a quick call. She and I haven’t had much of a chance to hang out other [...]

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Cancer Fundraising

June 29, 2007

Most of you know that cancer has struck very very near to me. With that in mind when I heard that knitting goddess Annie Modesitt’s husband Gerry was suffering from multiple myleoma, I was sad. When I found out there was a way to help, well, I was glad to do so. Annie created a [...]

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The Good, The Bad and The Seriously Ugly

June 26, 2007

My Knitpicks Options Needles arrived today. I immediately cast on the swatch for the Mystery Stole 3 project on them as they go down to a 4. I am pleased with the fabric and the way they knit. Now, if only I was farther along on this sock project and the Mystery Stole was already [...]

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I WIN!!!

June 3, 2007

I had an AMAZING weekend with the boy and am now ready to move RIGHT NOW just so I can be with him more. I forget just how perfect he is for me when we are apart. For instance, at like 11:30 Friday night he said – get out your spinning wheel and show me [...]

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my iPod hurts today

April 30, 2007

In the category of “research” I listen to podcasts. This is really because I can. I like to listen to people talk about knitting and I listen to a LOT of knitting podcasts. The thing is, that many of these have been going on for awhile and I am trying to start at the beginning [...]

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