Tag: knitting

The Socks (and Hat) Edit

Yeah yeah yeah, I know, I continue to not be doing a great job of posting regularly. My health continues to suck, and it means that I don’t blog like I want to. Sorry about that. I’ve set myself alarms on the weekend to remind me to post, but it’s not been convincing me quite …

Continue reading »

Lion Brand Ribbed Shell

      Since moving to the United¬† Kingdom mumbly-odd years ago (nine), I have found that my sleeves have shrunk to nothing. Oh, I have long-sleeved shirts, and plenty of awesome t-shirts (lately due to TeeTurtle). So making shirts like this gorgeous ribbed shell have suited my need to have a warm torso, but …

Continue reading »

Pulina

The next top on my roster is the lovely Pulina in Berroco Karma. Now, as much as I admired this pattern, I was annoyed that I couldn’t find a similar-but-cheaper wool to do it in. So I sucked it up and bought the actual wool the pattern calls for. Still, I managed to get it …

Continue reading »

Nesoi Tee

As promised, I’m starting to work through my projects, starting with the lovely Nesoi tee. The designer, Miriam Felton, is (besides being a good friend of mine) an amazing designer and knitter. It made me really happy to pick it to start my knitting for my summer holiday wardrobe.   Now, I won’t pretend that …

Continue reading »

Why, Howdy There!

Hello, crafty and sundry! Somehow it’s June. Last I posted here, it was March. Barely. While I haven’t been writing though, I have been knitting! Projects include: Nesoi Tee Pulina Ribbed Shell Abrazo A shawl Some toys In progress currently includes: A crochet blanket A different ribbed top The cross-stitch. Yes, still. xD It is …

Continue reading »

Back of the Queue (A Comedy of Errors)

Hello, crafty and sundry! Now, most of us will have a queue of projects in mind. I don’t know about most people, but I tend to leave it to one or two projects max, because I don’t want to have too many things tempting me — I work really hard to have one or two …

Continue reading »

A Tiny Cardigan, and Bigger Hats

Hello, crafty and sundry!   When last we met, I was starting on a cardigan for my youngest daughter. I can report that as of today, it is done and complete! ¬† The buttons arrived this morning, and I quite happily sewed them on after I finished my for-pay work of the day. The nature …

Continue reading »

No Second Sock Syndrome Here!

Hello, Crafty and Sundry! Happy new year and all that jazz, if you’re into it. As one might expect, knitting and gaming have occurred. I’m still on the Skyrim kick. I’ve been enjoying the holiday period for zoning out, which means more Skyrim than most other things. I’m level 55, I still have about 2 …

Continue reading »

Dial S for Skyrim

Hello, Crafty and Sundry! Sorry y’all, I went quiet for a bit there. I was tinkering with the meds I take to keep my Bipolar Disorder in order (insert rimshot here), and I sort of lost a month of being able to word or do much. Whups.   That Knitter LifeSettings However, I was totally …

Continue reading »

Better to Go With Two Knit Pro… jects

Hello, crafty and sundry! I have been a bit quiet around here lately. I’ve been working on my Rowan Hobo top exclusively, and I have to admit — it wasn’t really inspiring me to make any effort on it, or to blog about it. It’s coming along well, a few rows a day here and …

Continue reading »

%d bloggers like this: