I am just back last week from a fantastic vacation to Egypt - what an amazing trip. In the end, I decided not to try to bring knitting with me for several reasons ... I didn't want to deal with the potential hassles the airports, I wasn't sure what reaction the Egyptians might have to a man knitting, and finally other than on the international flight I didn't think there would be a lot of time for it. In the end, I did miss knitting a lot, but given how tightly packed the luggage ended up being (after too many souvenir purchases), I think it was the right decision.
Well, WEBS was having their summer yarn sale, and I saw this Asland Trends yarn, 50% Angora, and picked 3 colors that I liked out of the limited sale selection.
Have you ever made a mistake while knitting, and then you just go on knitting happily away until you finally “wake up” and go to put the knitting down, or worse yet when you’ve already taken a b
This sweater probably owes its existence to the exceptionally snowy winter here in Philadelphia this year.
I don't know if you all will think this is a good idea, or even if someone's already done it, but I created a community map on mapme.com :
Back in January, I had uploaded a pic of the start of a new sweater for the new year, and since I had a lot of time to knit this weekend with the major snow storm we've had here in Philadelphia, I fin
A few weeks back I acquired some ICE felt yarn on ebay in a coffee brown and light blue, two colors I like together a lot, and since I had soaked up the holiday time finishing off a ribbed gray sweate
I started this sweater a few weeks before Thanksgiving and completed it the day before Christmas.