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
So by now, you have likely gathered that I am an occasionally silly person, with silly ideas. At aquafit on Friday, I had one what is likely of my sillier ideas. I was thinking about how my husband is doing Movember (you should sponsor him, he shaved off his beard of 10 years to grow… Continue reading Tiny Birdies and a Silly Plan
Finally got around to getting my shawl to model for you! This is the last spoiler warning for the #SummertideKAL. A very serious total final spoiler follows. Let me ramble on a bit so that you have room and won’t see the picture right away. Hmmmm. Isn’t knitting great? I really like it. It’s seriously… Continue reading Summertide Beauty Shots and Lessons Learned
Major, serious, complete spoilers for the #SummertideMKAL ahead, be so warned all ye who enter here! Guys. I got to sit down with that final #SummertideMKAL clue this week. And it was hard. The rows were really long. Like 400+ stitches, 40 minutes or so long. And some of them were complicated. And of course my… Continue reading Mystery Solved!
This weekend I did not get to fall face first into the final clue for the Summertide MKAL and finish it before the frost comes (which seems really soon based on Saturday’s wintry conditions) because we took a road trip! The husband type person and I hit the road Friday and took in some of… Continue reading Road Trip
(Here is your weekly Summertide MKAL spoiler warning) Each of the clues so far in the Summertide Mystery Knit Along (MKAL) have been about 20% of the stitches. I knew that couldn’t last. With four total clues, at least one of them was going to have to be bigger. And clue number 3 was it.… Continue reading Diving deep into Clue 3
Once again, beyond here lie spoilers for the Summertide MKAL. Consider yourself warned. Clue 2 for the Summertide Mystery Knit A Long (Summertide MKAL) came out last Thursday morning and you probably heard my jaw hit the floor. Among the first words were, “Continue with colour A”. I was shocked how disappointed I was. I… Continue reading The Mystery Deepens, Clue 2