cardigan · knitting · norahWHY · sweater

Christmas Grape.

This is another picture heavy since this time it is of Norah! Her Christmas sweater is finished just in time to wear … for next year! Hers is huge as well and while I think she will have a growth spurt before the end of December (she’s due for one), I’m not sure she will… Continue reading Christmas Grape.

cardigan · knitting · yarn

an oldie.

There comes a time in every knitter’s life when she (he) has to decide whether to rip or to persevere. Whether to knit that old but super popular pattern just for the sheer simple reason of “I want one too!” (said in a slightly whiney voice) or not. Whether to jump on the proverbial ‘trend’… Continue reading an oldie.

cardigan · family · knitting · norahWHY · sweater

squishy cuteness.

Taking a little break from all of the Tour de Fleece stuff for a moment ... This project is a throwback to something I finished quite a while ago. I heavily modified the pattern and my notes are in this blog post here. I knit this while pregnant with James, who at the time was… Continue reading squishy cuteness.

handspun · spinning · Tour de Fleece

TdF 2015. On your marks …

Tour de Fleece starts this weekend! It’s an annual event that the Official Tour de Fleece group on Ravelry hosts. For spinners around the world, it’s a wonderful event to connect with other spinners, as well as to challenge yourself, even with goals as simple as to spin each day. July 4th marks the start… Continue reading TdF 2015. On your marks …