Monthly Archives: January 2011

I had never been to a “Gala” dinner before.  The e-mail from Vogue about the Magic of Mohair Gala said to wear dinner/cocktail attire.  I’m from the west coast – that means clean...
I’m 1st runner up in the Vogue Knitting Magic of Mohair Competition!!  Above is one of the pictures that I submitted originally.  I’ll be posting more pictures as time allows! ...
Well almost.  Emily and I fly out early tomorrow morning.  Nanaimo to Vancouver, Vancouver to Toronto and then Toronto to New York!  I have been short of sleep and high...
Two to go!  I’ve just finished the first of the 3 full size shawls that I wanted to do for the retreat!  I’ll get the second one done for sure,...
We awoke to about 2 1/2 – 3 in of fresh snow this morning.  Not a big deal for most locations in Canada, but something of a pain here.  We don’t...
Yesterday I was interviewed and had my pictures taken for the Bulletin – a local free paper.  It turns out than I am a coward.  I hate having my picture taken...
What does knitting have to do with tea?  For me it is almost an integral part of the process.  When I sit and knit I usually have tea at hand. ...
It is a beautiful day here.  Clear and cold, no wind and a gorgeous blue sky!  We got our day off to a great start with a walk in our...