My first pair of socks

I said I wouldn’t knit any socks. I knew that I would totally suffer from second sock syndrome, so I never even considered knitting socks. Then I learned magic loop while knitting my son’s armor. Suddenly socks didn’t seem so bad. These are the tutorial socks from “2-at-time Socks” by Melissa Morgan-Oakes. I don’t know ...

Wrist warmers are finally finished!

I was almost done two weeks ago, but had the unfortunate problem of having way too much fabric in the hand… I had to frog it down to the ribbing and re-knit it with size 1 needles. Now, they fit! I did an inch of K2P2 ribbing on the hand to keep it from rolling ...

A Busy Friday and Saturday

Friday night we went to the kids’ school to check out their science fair projects. Jesse’s project was about the stages of tadpole development. Unfortunately, all the tadpoles died to they got a frog that still had a bit of a tail. Bailey and her friend did Volcanos. Saturday night, I got lots of knitting ...

iPhone Case

20. February 2008 crochet, finished objects 0
iPhone Case Originally uploaded by Shel Kennon Crocheted using Noro Sumile. Had to do something until my actual skin gets here from Amazon on Friday…. Tried to knit it, but it just wouldn’t be happy. I also decided to add a wrist strap so that it would be a little more functional.