Fuzzy Bunny

08. February 2008 knitting, Year of Wonders 0
Fuzzy Bunny Originally uploaded by Shel Kennon Got through all this while playing Life with the family tonight. Knitting Continental makes it really easy to stop a sec, roll the dice (our spinner is old and yucky so we use a 10-sided dice) and move my car. Bailey won, but only by a couple hundred ...

Marialis – Day 1

06. February 2008 knitting, Year of Wonders 0
Marialis – Day 1 Originally uploaded by Shel Kennon I got quite a bit done on the Marialis scarf (Ravelry link to pattern) last night. I wasn’t so sure about the way the colors were looking after the first 14 rows, but I kept going, trusting that I’ll like it better when it’s further along. ...

101 Projects just added to my queue….

04. February 2008 knitting, Year of Wonders 0
I just bought 101 Designer One-Skein Wonders using a gift card. I decided I’m going to work my way through the book as a good way to try things new… after all, it only takes one skein of yarn no matter what project I’m using. This should also be a good stash buster! Ravelry link ...

Jesse’s Armor – Part 2

31. January 2008 kids, knitting 0
Jesse’s Armor – Part 2 Finally got some progress on this. I tried knitting it using 2 circs instead of the DPNs. I wanted to re-do the first one so I could test knitting 2 at once while I did the second once. After frogging it about 10 times, I finally switched over to trying ...

Down on the farm after Christmas

11. January 2008 kids, knitting 0
Papa’s Work Shed Originally uploaded by Shel Kennon We spent some of the week after Christmas in Alapaha, GA on the farm. The kids were really, really glad to see Granny and Papa and really enjoyed being outside. Jesse also finally learned to ride a bike without training wheels, so he and Bailey did a ...

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 ...