Good knitting stash night!!!

15. November 2007 knitting 0
I took the kids by the Kirkwood Knittery‘s 1st anniversary sale on the way home and picked up some goodies…. 1 skein of Nashua Handknits Sitar in Olive Tree. 1 skein of Malabrigo Yarn Chunky to make an “Unoriginal Hat” for myself. 2 skeins of Sisu Fantasy. Some new circular needles And for my grab ...

Jesse’s armor

15. November 2007 kids, knitting 0
Jesse’s armor Originally uploaded by Shel Kennon Voodoo Gloved from www.knitty.com that I was knitting for myself have become Jesse’s armor gloves. He had to pose for photos with Pikachu. He also loves the thumb hole. I knitted too tightly, as usual, but that’s OK because this was really a test project and he loves ...

Modeling Urchin

Modeling Urchin I loved Urchin from the new Knitty, so I went out and bought some green Cascade Jewel. I loved the variation of the thickness of the yarn. Urchin knit up so quickly, once I got the hang of the short rows, that I had to make another… In 3.5 hours, I knit up ...

So, Bailey loves Fuzzy Wuzzy

and I’m glad. I was afraid she wouldn’t like it and I’d need to find it a new friend. But she loves it! She wore it all day yesterday, though she turned it sideways and it became her superhero cape! The funny this is the outfit she had on matched fuzzy wuzzy perfectly! Bailey loves ...

Fuzzy Wuzzy completed in 4 hours!

My fastest “big” project yet… Materials to poncho in 4 hours! Baron Munchausen and Rocky Balboa took the honors as the evening’s entertainment. Supplies for fuzzy wuzzy Originally uploaded by Shel Kennon Treesa is on hold because I’m out of yarn and Amy just isn’t happy with me, so I decided to pull something out ...

Grandma’s Knitted Scarf

I finally finished the scarf. This is knitted from a recycled sweater and Lion Brand Homespun. I’ve been working on it off and on for about 3 months now. I’ve frogged it four times. The last time and pattern stuck! Hooray. Grandma’s Knitted Scarf

I’m bamboo

29. September 2006 knitting, quizzes 2
What kind of knitting needles are you?     You are bamboo.Warm, cozy, and thoughtful, you take your time and enjoy how things feel, smell, and taste. You love the craft and beauty of traditional things, and you value the comfort and experience of knitting as much as the results. But while you are reveling ...