Started in December, 2007, finished in June, 2008 - I'm really pretty proud of this one... it actually FITS Gregg which is awesome...
I have a friend that has posed a challenge - her grandmother passed away while knitting a baby sweater for a yet to be born great great grandchild - the lineage is all a little confusing to try to wri
I went to my partner's sister's house this weekend for Passover - (his family is Jewish - I'm just a curious observer at this point) - and I made his brother in law this yarmulke - it wasn't hard once
Just wanted to let the boys know that I am selling a bunch of NEW circular (lots of sizes)as well as 9" long straight wooden knitting needles - the circulars are all clover bamboo, and the straights a
For those of you interested in delving into the world of freeform knitting/crochet, I'm in the process of organizing a scumble swap!
check out the info on my blog:
a super fun and easy pattern to do - mindless, really - I am using up a bunch of random yarns, including homespun and the yarn I had made out of Winky (my cat's fur) and Dakota (one of our dogs) from
I'm curious - does anyone else own or know about the antique sock knitting machines?
I'm getting ready to put a zipper in a sweater I am finishing - and I have never done this before - any suggestions on how I do this? I have looked online at tutorials, and it seems pretty straightforward - pin it in place, sew it up (I'd have to do it by hand) and cover the backing with something - either ribbon or a knitted piece - I guess I'm just worried I might mess it up and wanted to hear if any of you have attempted this and was it a tragedy? :)
I went to Wildfiber in Santa Monica, CA last Thursday and met Kaffe Fassett (he was touring signing his latest book) - if you have the chance, go see him - spend a few minutes with him; he is inspirin
I'm working on a sweater... and need your help - go to my blog