Round 4 started off with a bang! Usually, we get a kind of warning message and some time to gather our thoughts and tools before the pattern arrives. But this time, the moderators decided to have a little fun with us poor knitters, and just gave us about five minutes warning and then all of… Continue reading Sweet Madness
This one started with a whole different plan. You see, there had been some confirmation that this cabled sock would be “appropriate for a man” so I had dug out some sock yarn I’d bought with my husband in mind and swatched. Then Monday night the pattern dropped, I took one look at it and… Continue reading Pastel Madness
Things were going pretty darn great with Tenaya, I’d reached the waist decreases with only one major incident (which I managed to remedy with some things I learned in Craftsy’s Save our Stitches class, overall a very similar approach to this recent post by the much revered Yarn Harlot). Then my husband came home the other… Continue reading Sailing Along
I’m going to a retreat! WAY back in the Spring, one of the gals at the knitting guild was singing the praises of the Eastern Ontario Needler’s Retreat, hosted by the good folks at Sheep’s Ahoy. By the time I requested info, I had to sit on a waitlist. Then, as if by magic, one… Continue reading Homework’s Done!