Knitting Meme

The official rules are mark with bold the things you have knit at least once, with italics the ones you plan to do sometime, and leave the rest. I’m changing it up a little. I am going to bold the techniques I have done. I italizcising everything else because, truly, I want to try it ...

Shorties success!

Socks finished and fit a human! Going to be giving them to mom. She needs to try them on in the morning when she’s up. They’re a tad small for me, but I have larger feet than mom. Shorties Finished!

Baby Squash Hat Finished!

Baby squash hat finished Needs blocking but it is done. Glad to finally finish something. Finished it up during last night’s Stargate Atlantis and did the I-cord during last week’s Dr. Who. Didn’t make it through this week’s Dr. Who because I fell asleep. Had saved last week’s so I could watch them both together. ...

Hurt Book Sale at Interweave….

08. July 2008 crochet, knitting 0
Just stocked up on some goodies from the Interweave Hurt Book sale… Knitting Knitted Babes Folk Hats Wrap Style Socks Gossamer Webs Design Collection Jewelry Beadwork Creates Earrings Hip To Bead Crochet With Wire Knitting With Wire

Stach enhancements today!

I stopped at the Kirkwood Knittery this morning because of their big sale. I was hoping to get some more sock yarn for $1 like I did at the Super Bowl. No luck on the sock yarn, but I did get: 2 skeins Quellón by Araucania Yarns More Sitar from Nashua Handknits 1 Skeins in ...

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 ...