I spent about half my day last Saturday candying slices of every kind of citrus fruit I could get my hands on. And it mostly worked out OK! Actually, I’m still coming down from the vitamin C-laced sugar high. It all started last week at work. One of my team mates brought in some super-fancy… Continue reading OT: Candy Land
Mittens are done! These were quick and easy to knit, and have a nifty finish. The pattern is Totally Tubular Mittens, and the yarn is Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran in the poetically named color 300601. Whatever it is called, it is a bright and cheery red! When the design first got published, the photos included… Continue reading Totally Tubular Mittens Done!
Hey, you know when’s a really good time to get some knitting in? During printer installation. 😛
Not much knitting news to tell today. Did not have as much knitting time as I hoped I would – got up to where the thumb stitches get set aside. May be able to get finished tomorrow. It will depend, as always, on the amount of free time available! Hope your weekend is off to… Continue reading Mitten Knittin’
We did get in to see Endgame last night – loved it! There were funny bits and heartbreaking bits and heartwarming bits and crazy amounts of action. Whew! For anybody at all interested in Marvel movies who hasn’t seen it yet – definitely go. It is worth the three hours of your day. Take tissues.… Continue reading Odds and Endgame
This evening started out with an ill-fated attempt to go see Avengers: Endgame. We thought that since it had been out for a week and a bit, and it was a weeknight, we could just wander in and see the movie. As it turned out, no. However, we did go have a consolation dinner at… Continue reading Mitten 1 Done!
This skein from the Leicester Longwool sheep breed, and specifically from the LanaRosa Sheep and Cattle Company farm. The yarn feels very rich and has a lovely drapey feeling even in the skein like this. It is very naturally shiny, and feels pretty soft. This breed has, as their name implies, longish curly locks of… Continue reading SE2SE Yarn – Leicester Longwool