Like many other knitters this week, I spent a good percent of my free time this week reading Clara Parkes’ new book, A Stash of One’s Own. Clara Parkes is a good writer – she has published several very excellent books on the technical aspects of yarn, which I cannot recommend strongly enough. However, I… Continue reading Knitter’s Bookshelf: A Stash of One’s Own
My needles are here – time to get hunting!
Well, it’s been a kind of a boring week, knitting-wise. As far as everything else, it was a crazy one, so maybe it all balances out! What I mainly did this week was wait. The first thing I’m waiting for is to start the Hunting Sasquatch sock MKAL! By the time the first clue was… Continue reading A Week of Waiting
My big focus this week was on getting caught up with my Geek-Along squares. Here is what I’ve gotten done: The orange and green one in the upper left is Aquaman, and then going clockwise are Black Panther, Mas y Menos, Red Tornado, and Cyborg. And now I’m all caught up again! I will be… Continue reading A Little More Geekery
I don’t know about you, but I spent a good portion of my long Labor Day weekend knitting! Got a little more done on my Colorblock Top. I know this looks a lot like the last time I posted this project. It feels like that too 🙂 But progress is happening, just not as quickly… Continue reading Such a Knitty Weekend!
The soxual experiment you see before you is purely a travel project. I started them the night before I left for Florida, worked on them exclusively while there, and just finished them last night. So they went for a little longer than just my trip, but still, they were with me for two days of… Continue reading Yet Another Soxual Experiment
This past week I got to visit the yarn shop that is probably the farthest from my usual yarn beat that I will probably ever get to! (Unless there is a yarn shop on Key West, and I somehow get there at some point. But I think that’s unlikely.) Specifically, I was in the Tampa/St.… Continue reading Roxy’s Yarns