cardigan, knitting, London Calling, projects, sweater, wip

Body Work

I finally cast off the body of the London Calling cardigan!Now I just have the sleeves...and the collar...and the button band...and the finnishing...I might be at this a while yet.

projects, quilt, recycling, scraps, sewing, wip

What I Made on My Day Off

That would be the top portion of a quilt, made from my old work shirts. The patterned material is from my favorite pillow sham which met an untimely death.Somehow, I wound up with exactly the right number of blocks. No leftovers, none missing. When I get more fabric, I'll add to it (this is about… Continue reading What I Made on My Day Off

gifts, knitting, love, projects, rainbow, wip, yarn

Shh!!!

You can't tell anyone.I'm making a present.I can't tell you who it's for, or what it is yet, because she might be reading this. I don't know.But oh my god, I love this yarn:Bernat Mosaic in "Calypso", just for the record.RAINBOWS!!!

knitting, London Calling, projects, wip

It’s That Time of Year Again

Remember this?It's the sweater that never ends: London Calling.For those keeping track, this would be my fourth year of working on it. Last year, if you recall, I discovered that the cables on the decreases of the shoulders did not line up, so I started over and decided to make the entire thing seamless (or… Continue reading It’s That Time of Year Again

afghan, knitting, knitting needles, London Calling, loops and threads, neckwarmer, red heart, wip

Works in Progress

A day late, I know. Friday I came home from work exhausted and ill (still), and considering it was dark I decided that rest was in order and project photos could wait for daylight.I've only got a couple this time. I'm trying to  limit myself.Since I've been sick, I cast on for a  neckwarmer to… Continue reading Works in Progress

knitting, wip

WIP

Shh!You want to see what I'm working on?Here it is:Here's a closer look:I can't say what it is just yet, only that it's for the book I'm working on. I've been putting as much time into that one as I can (when I'm not getting sucked in by facebook games. Seriously, why are those things… Continue reading WIP

knitting, London Calling, master knitting course, socks, sweater, toe up socks, two at a time socks, wip

Life Keeps Getting in the way of My Life

I have things I want to make, do, and see. Places I would like to visit, chores that need done, books that should be written (more that need read), groceries that need bought and bills that need paid. But as of late, it seems I mostly have knits that need designed. This is the current… Continue reading Life Keeps Getting in the way of My Life