Category Archives: My Life

Giraffe

 I started on the giraffe pattern from Itty Bitty Toys by Susan B. Anderson. I was knitting at the pool today where Charlea had her first swim. She loved it!   She got distracted in that picture by a baby … Continue reading

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My First Sweater

   I am almost done with my first sweater. It is a toddler sweater, but it still counts. It is a very pretty stripe pattern of gray and cranberry. I am very proud of myself. All I have are one and … Continue reading

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O.P.P.s

   I think I have figured out why I like knitting O.P.P.s(other peoples projects) so much. They are not my projects, so I’m not always worrying about when I’m going to finish it or if I have enough yarn. It is … Continue reading

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Knitting Evangelism

   I have succesfully turned another one of my friends onto a crazy, obsessed knitter. I really didn’t have to do much. She saw my knitting neddles, told me she sort of knew how to knit but didn’t know how … Continue reading

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New Yarn

   I got a full garbage bag of yarn today. Alot of it is cotton or acrylic, but there is also alot of wool and mohair. There was also a half finished blanket along with two sweater sleeves. Alot of … Continue reading

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Winter

   Today is the type of day knitters live for. When the white snow covers just about everything and the only thing that could make you go outside is a handknit pullover and wool socks. I didn’t have the pleasure … Continue reading

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Starititis

   My startitis seems to have returned. I am working on a baby sweater, a hat by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee(http://www.yarnharlot.ca/blog/images/harlot_unoriginal_hat.pdf) a swiffer mop cover(an altered version of the mason-dixon one), baby booties, and I am thinking about starting some ankle socks(I don’t … Continue reading

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