Category Archives: Knitting

Persistence pays off

Did you ever have one of those projects?  You struggle, struggle, struggle, but stay with it and it finally pays off?  That’s the story with this little sweater. I had bought 10 skeins each of a beige and a taupe … Continue reading

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Travel Knitting

My husband and I flew to San Diego last week to visit my son for his birthday.  I knew I had to plan a LOT of travel knitting projects, just for the plane ride alone!  I usually bring along yarn … Continue reading

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Milo May, 2018

This year I knitted seven Milos for Milo May, including one “tester.”  The designer of the Milo pattern, Georgie Nicolson, asked for people to test some larger sizes and I volunteered to be one of the testers.  Here they are! … Continue reading

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Off my needles (in case you were wondering!)

In this post I showed you several knitting projects I was working on.  I got most of their knitting done on a trip to New Jersey to see family that weekend, then blocked and ends woven in by the end … Continue reading

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On my needles

I knit for all sorts of reasons.  Sometimes I’m inspired by a specific technique, pattern, or yarn; sometimes I need something mindless to do while watching TV or on road trips; sometimes I knit for special people or for charities; … Continue reading

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Knitting stuff

Awhile ago, Michaels had a special on Caron Cakes – the large ones.  Luckily, I was able to rein myself in and only bought one, Shadowberry.  It’s a beautiful mixture of greens, blues, and grays.  It sat in my box … Continue reading

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Logan’s bunny sweater

I just had to show off the bunny sweater I finished for my granddaughter.  I’m really proud of it!  It was challenging and so much fun to make! Logan loves bunnies and loves the sweaters I knit for her, so … Continue reading

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