Category Archives: Knitting

Thunderbolts and lightning

I was browsing lazily through Facebook this morning, cat on lap, as one does, and stumbled across this, which is so awesome I had to share it with the rest of you. I watched this and it occurred to me … Continue reading

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Brains

So on the flight to Atlanta, earlier this week, I did something I haven’t done in a very, very long time. I brought a book. Oh, I read on planes occasionally, but usually I do it on my phone because … Continue reading

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And I would walk 10,000 steps…*

So aside from doing this whole snowflake-a-day project, and also a test knit due by the end of the month, and oh let us not forget that whole ‘working full time’ thing and also rehearsals and so on, this month … Continue reading

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Thingadailies: Let it snow

It’s February! Which means that, at least based on last year, it’s time for me to take on some sort of ridiculous yarn-based daily challenge. Last year, faced with a bin full of cotton yarn, I knit up a dishcloth … Continue reading

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Duo

I have been, lately, in the mood for knitting lace. This hits me from time to time, usually when I am already heads down in the middle of one or more important projects, such as a test knit, or something … Continue reading

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L is for Lace

When I start a lace project, I usually get really obsessive about it and finish it pretty quickly. Except when something goes horribly wrong, and then the project goes into time out and sometimes never gets touched again (Heere There … Continue reading

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J is for Jars

In our house, you cannot drink anything cold out of a regular water glass. This is because in our house, we have Rupert, a determined grey tabby who has made it his mission to tip over any glass of cold … Continue reading

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Bonus Round

So yes, I know that technically the month of daily dishcloths was supposed to be over as of yesterday. But I woke up at about 5:30 this morning, worrying about Rosie and the weird hole in her mouth, and so … Continue reading

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Tied off

So for the past few months I’ve been working on some Christmas presents. Well, okay, if we’re going to be correct, technically I’ve been working on a whole lot of other projects, primarily some rather large test knits, with some … Continue reading

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Festively warm

Today is National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day (no, I don’t know who came up with this either, but it’s a thing, so let’s just go with it). I do not own an ugly Christmas sweater. I am, in fact, not … Continue reading

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