Category Archives: Knitting

April Showers

Does the saying of April showers bring May flowers include metaphorical showers? Because April so far has been real, real tough. A few weeks ago, we unexpectedly had to say goodbye to our cat. I have been devastated ever since. … Continue reading

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More Like Rose City Yarn HAUL

I definitely enjoyed myself on this year’s Crawl. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve already seen these pics but for those of you who don’t, please enjoy my stash enhancement.

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Rose City Yarn Crawl 2018

This weekend was the Rose City Yarn Crawl and despite coming down with a cold, I managed to actually complete it! Thursday I walked down to to a shop near work. Then got hit with a bastard of a cold, … Continue reading

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Jealousy

90% of the people I follow on Instagram are crafty people. Knitters, spinners, quilters, sewers, planner people, etc. Most of the time this is great. I find Instagram to be a nice sea of calm instead of the turbulent, depressing … Continue reading

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Knitting Rules

If you’re here for pictures, I suggest you move along now. Blocks of text more your thing? Then have I got a blog post for you! I haven’t knit much, worked on some socks on the train ride home today … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Pumpkin Hat

Last week I finished a quick knit for my brand new nephew (he’s so cute I could DIE). Basically I just used Stephanie Pearl-McPhee’s recipe for hats and added an icord stem. It’s not very elaborate but it’s functional.   … Continue reading

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Two Rows

If you’re like me, you haven’t really been able to do much of anything the last six months other than obsessively scroll through twitter and the news. Just stare at a screen, scared and angry. At turns worried and embarrassed. … Continue reading

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Sweater!

After several false starts I’ve finally made some progress on a sweater! I’m making a baby sweater so I can see how the whole sweater process works and last night I separated the body & the sleeves and it’s LOOKING … Continue reading

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