Monthly Archives: May 2011

I did finish the Cozy last night and I have made my first pot of tea in the new pot.  Both are working great!  The spout does not drip –...
When I first started to knit lace, about 10 years ago, I was like most new lace knitters, a little afraid of the fine yarns that they all seemed to...
This has been a very busy weekend, and very exciting!  First, I must apologize for spamming on Saturday!  I was so excited by the Vogue Preview that I had to...
Looking for a different finish for a special shawl/scarf or garment?  Why not try beads?  A beaded cast-off is easy and looks great.  It can add a little weight at...
The Vogue Knitting preview pictures just went up this morning.  Here is the link to the Vogue Knitting Early Fall Edition!! http://www.vogueknitting.com/magazine/early_fall_2011_fashion_preview.aspx I am so excited! Lynette...
Digress, according to my dictionary, means to temporarily separate from the main path.  I believe that I digress a lot!  As a knitter and designer I am always being side-tracked...
Have you ever noticed that some projects knit faster than others? Some projects almost seem to knit themselves they go so fast.  Other projects take fore-ever……  I’ve got both kinds on...
I was cruising around Facebook yesterday and saw a link to a Guernsey Island Blog.  They are promoting a competition to design a traditional style Guernsey sweater.  I already have...
We all know that knitting is relaxing, creative, frustrating, and addictive!  It happens after you knit (and wear) your first pair of socks – suddenly socks are the only project you...
I have an unusual day off – a Monday!  This does happen when I have workshops on Saturdays, but there haven’t been many these last few months.  It feels sort...