We finally got out to see Godzilla: King of the Monsters this evening. We almost didn’t. We were both tired. The showtimes meant coming home for dinner and then hanging around for a while and then going back out, which is a thing that almost never happens for us. But we went, and boy am… Continue reading Go Go Godzilla!
It was a big chore night, so I didn’t get any knitting in tonight. Parts of the house are significantly less dusty and disorganized than they were just a few scant hours ago, though! I did sneak my shawl along to work and hid for 15 minutes at lunch so I could get a row… Continue reading So Many Chores!
This has been a satisfyingly yarny weekend! I did have some errands to run and chores to do, but in amongst all that, I did get to do a lot of knitting 🙂 I did get some done on Forest Weave, but it really doesn’t look any different than it did before. There’s a bit… Continue reading Very Yarny Weekend
Work has been pretty crazy for the last several weeks, and sadly is going to stay crazy for a few weeks more. Evenings have been sort of hectic too, so I haven’t gotten as much crafting time in lately as I would have liked. I’ve been grateful for the relaxing time I have had, but… Continue reading Weekend!
A couple of years ago, I wrote a post listing all the yarn shops I knew of in Alaska. We get a lot of visitors, many of whom may be crafters who would like to know where to pick up some yarn while in Alaska. In the time since I wrote that original post, a… Continue reading An Updated Guide to AK Yarn Shops for Visitors
Section 2 of the beaded version of my new shawl design (NSD) is done, and moving into section 3! The pattern and beading should stand out a bit more after blocking 🙂 The yarn and beads for section 3… Hoping to get through section 3 by Friday, then I plan to get back at Forest… Continue reading More Beads
After years of avoiding it, I finally did it – I tried spinning! My crafty friend loaned me a selection of her hand spindles, a book, and also a big bag of different types of roving. Saturday night DH was at a WWII movie night, so I settled in with a Bluprint class on spindling… Continue reading Spun Right Round