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 ...

Octopus, Octopus, Why are you a scarf?

“I want to be Bob Dylan Mr. Jones wishes he was someone just a little more funky When everybody loves you, son, that’s just about as funky as you can be” – Counting Crows, Mr. Jones I think this is fairly funky, at least the pattern. Hope my scarf partner loves ocean life, because an ...

Knitting Adventurer

16. September 2006 knitting, quizzes 0
What Kind of Knitter Are You? You appear to be a Knitting Adventurer. You are through those knitting growing pains and feeling more adventurous. You can follow a standard pattern if it’s not too complicated and know where to go to get help. Maybe you’ve started to experiment with different fibers and you might be ...

Funky Scarf FAQ

20. August 2006 knitting, swaps 1
Let’s get the allergy part out of the way. Are you allergic to any fibers? Not that I know of. Don’t like scratchy ones though Do you prefer any fibers over others? SOFT! Anything soft, doesn’t really matter what. 😉 Thinking back to Scout’s post about what funky means to you, post an image of ...

More finished objects!

I made my son a new hat and got about 2/3 way through a hat for the girl! Orange/blue/yellow mix for J. I want to take a photo with it on him. B’s getting a pink girly-style hat. I also made a scarf and a hat from recycled yarn from a sweater. The scarf turned ...

The shawl is done!

OK, it ended up being for Bailey because I was SOOOOOO tired of knitting it and when I finished it, it was too little for me. Oh well, she looks really cute in it! I’ll make myself another one! Bailey’s knitted shawl #2 Originally uploaded by Shel Kennon. Bailey’s knitted shawl #1 Originally uploaded by ...

knitting, and more knitting, and more knitting!

10. July 2006 knitting 0
I’ve started working on a shawl for the freezing days at work! It feels like I’ve been knitting this forever and ever! I’m close to the end of the ball of yarn and then I discovered another ball! I’ll have to decide if I want to keep going once I finish. I’m also working on ...

My First Knitted object!

Oddly enough, I learned to knit when I was on vacation over the weekend. I coaxed my husband to take me to the yarn store in Blue Ridge, GA to buy some more yarn for crocheting and the lady said she’d show my daughter how to knit. The next day, DH dropped us off and ...