I’m not a flowery person. In summer we plant some flowers at strategic locations around our yard and so on, but other than that – not flowery. I don’t have clothes with flowers on them, I don’t have jewelry with flowers on them, I don’t have much by way of decor items with flowers. So… Continue reading Short Shrift
When I am trying to avoid something, there are virtually no limits to what I will do to avoid said thing. Specifically, my first Year of Colorwork project is killing me. Just absolutely killing me. It’s not that it’s hard. Dear God, if only it was hard. No, what it is is tedious. It’s just… Continue reading The Lengths That I Will Go To
Part of my knitting overload this year stems from the fact that I’m taking part in a block-of-the-week afghan knit-along, specifically the Lattes & Llamas Geek-Along. The Lattes & Llamas girls have been doing their annual Geek-Alongs for a few years now, and I’ve collected the patterns I like for a few of the past… Continue reading Just Geekin’ Along
Since I last posted, I actually finished something! It was my Maderia tank top, which turned out pretty well. Here it is… As you can see from the picture, I modified it a bit to add some short sleeves. As written, the arm holes went down kind of far, and there was quite a bit of… Continue reading One Down!
Well, last week was pretty exciting. I went to Fairbanks AK for work, which happens a couple of times a year, and this time Mr. Quiteayarn came along with me! He took it as a vacation, while I was working but did get some downtime in. We started with a trip up on the Alaska… Continue reading Another Adventure with a Side of Yarn