After 3 months of she shed projects and terrible heat, today is a stunning day even though I'm stuck working inside. It's nice to have this break, especially from the humidity. I woke up early, planted a boxwood and put mothballs under the she shed, since that's what people do to ward off snakes, mice… Continue reading Back to Knitting!
A friend gifted me a sock pattern from Knit Picks that I just fell in love with (because my other friend designed it) but the problem was, I had never been able to grasp the technique of two color knitting. My first try was too tight so they sat for a bit, then I took… Continue reading Woof! Socks
A cousin asked if I would make socks for her soon-to-arrive baby. I honestly had nothing on the needles so how could I say no? They're a hybrid of a few patterns, but soft and cute anyway.
I finished his wool socks, after much ripping and frustration. He did receive them before his birthday, which was the goal. I have to say 5 weeks for a pair of socks is nuts, but the mistakes just kept happening, so now that they are done, its a well deserved pat on the back for… Continue reading Socks for Jack