I just finished a pair of socks. I mean, that happens a lot around Capital Knitter town, I did knit something like 14 pairs last year. These ones were the last of my festive knitting, a pair I made from a friend’s stash. As I have been working away at these, the momentum towards this… Continue reading Gearing up for Sock Season
First of all, my NaKniSweMo project (Good Grades) is coming along swimmingly! I actually can’t believe how much progress I’ve made this week and how sweatery it’s looking! My hands are a bit grumpy about it – the already surgeried one gets stiff sometimes, the one going under the knife gets tingly in the mornings,… Continue reading Progress Update and a Weekend with my People
Don’t get too excited. I don’t have a finished object every Friday. But after a slight pause following my two knitting dates on Tuesday (and some moderate hand complaints following that), I present to you: Quick Bulky Mittens. Woooot! In conversation with my knitting buddy Tuesday evening, it was becoming obvious there would be most of… Continue reading Finished Object Friday!
From outside, I imagine knitting seems like a solitary pursuit. And it certainly can be. Knitting has helped keep me entertained alone in lots of situations – waiting rooms, when the husband is away, really anytime where I am on my own and want to fill my brain with activity, knitting is there for me.… Continue reading Knitting Connections