Tag: yarn

Just the Worst

Remember that one time I apologized because it had been a whole month since I had posted? Ahahahaha-haha-ha, yeah. I really am just the worst at keeping up with this. I create a schedule and then I don’t stick with it. I’m easily distracted or good at making excuses or super busy and none of those are actually good reasons… Read more →

Resolution Check In

We’re 1/4 of the way through the year now (HOW DOES THIS HAPPEN?!) and here’s how I’m doing on New Year’s resolutions: Blog schedule: F (Self-discipline, where you at?) Knit from my stash: C- (I didn’t have any self-striping yarn for my POP Blanket, so sue me.) Finish all the things I cast on: B+ (I had a Realism Day… Read more →

Yarn Love: Knit Collage

They’re bright and sparkly and awesome and I love them, all of them. Knit Collage yarns are just fabulous. There’s Pixie Dust, a core-spun yarn that comes in a sparkling rainbow of colors.[singlepic id=134 w=320 h=240 float=none] And there’s Gypsy Garden, cheerful with flowers and ribbons spun in. You already know how much I love Stargazer Silk & Sequins, smooth… Read more →

Thinking, That’s All

I was just bouncing around Ravelry, giggling at knitted mochimochi and digging to see if there is a double-knit hat with ear flaps in fingering weight yarn with crossed hockey sticks on it (I know, bizarrely specific but I’ve got two skeins of Malabrigo Finito in my alma mater’s colors and my Gophers just made it to the Frozen Four…I… Read more →

Work In Progress

I have two sweet little nieces, H and E, with birthdays next month and (for possibly the first time), I am ahead of the game. These ladies are not yet old enough to cruise the internet so I feel okay with talking about what I’m working out for them (unlike the pretty thing I just finished for my sister-in-law Amber,… Read more →