Posts tagged with: Knitting Community

This was my first Stitches event.  It was a blast! I met the Miskins, Ron and Theresa of the Buffalo Wool Co.  It is amazing that we could work together for...
I taught all day on Saturday – the Burka Leaf Cap.  The skills taught were all bead related, cast-on with beads, work with pre-strung beads and place beads with a...
This afternoon we – Emily and I – will head out to Kiwi Cove Lodge to start this year’s Retreat – Brioche and Lace. This will be my and Mad...
One of the things that I really like about a KAL is the other “Stuff” that comes along with joining a group!  We get to have badges: a secret handshake (what...
….By the common cold! I am finally feeling human.  For the last week and a half I have been laid low by the smallest of things.  The common cold!  I could not knit;...
Yesterday was Mad About Ewe Second Annual Picknit.  It was at Neck Point Park, one of my favorite places! It was a wonderful day.  What made it even better for...
Whinge – to whine or complain!  Not seriously, but a little maybe, jealousy, on my part.  My daughter has a copy of the Vogue Knitting with my pattern in it. ...
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...
The last week or so have been somewhat chaotic around my home.  An unexpected surgery for my MIL and now an extended hospital stay.  She is recovering well and we...
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...