I do enjoy alliteration 🙂 Anyway, project numbers have calmed down here a bit, in spite of what is beginning to look like a bad case of starteritis. Since I last posted, I have finished two more Geek-Along squares This is Dr. Fate and Daredevil. I had not previously heard of Dr. Fate, and had… Continue reading Wednesday WIP
This was a week of getting things done! It was a tough slog of a week in the work sense, but somehow or the other I managed to finish off some knitting over the course of it. First up, my lace sampler top… It is based on the Cancun Boxy Lace top, which is free… Continue reading Festival of FOs
Perhaps you have been saying to yourself “Self, I would love to knit socks! But how? How would I even know how to do that?” Wonder no longer! I have some sock books to tell you about to suit every level of interest or experience. None of these books are brand new. Two of them… Continue reading Sock Books Galore!
Nothing too dramatic this week – just working on my lace sampler top and catching up with the Lattes & Llamas Geek-Along. The lace item is coming along nicely. I need to knit a few more inches on it, and then block it and sew it up! Really I am at the point now where… Continue reading Wednesday WIP
Even in my knitting bag 🙂 This past week I continued on in soxual experimentation with my first pair of top down socks. As previously mentioned, I have been trying out different sock-knitting methods, and all my previous attempts have been toe up, for a variety of reasons. These socks are the results of a… Continue reading It’s Shark Week Everywhere!
Yesterday Mr. QuiteAYarn and I went back out to Palmer, AK – site of the famous Musk Ox Farm – to attend this year’s MatSu Fiber Fest. We went to the inaugural fest last summer, so I was really looking forward to this year’s event, especially as the organizers were promising bigger and better things… Continue reading Fiber Fest Again!
The Work In Progress this week continues to be my lace sampler top. How’s it going? About like this… So pretty well! The last time I mentioned it, I was about an inch or two into. Shortly after that point, I did a sort of preliminary evaluation, and realized I had made it much, much… Continue reading Midweek WIP