Back when I had healthy carpal tunnels and incredible optimism, I began a project of making a sweater for each of my cousins, and the boyfriend-I-married’s siblings, as well as my parents and then future in-laws. My father said, “You Continue reading Gift Crafting – the drama, the pain, the triumph?
What do you get with a forum full of knitting and crochet designers curious how they can enjoy each other’s abundance? 167 designers putting some (or all!) of their pdf patterns on sale for 25% off from November 1 until Continue reading What’s a Giftalong?
I finished it on the day W arrived at the airport, it was blocking as he came in the door. My son B picked out the yarn by feeling the skeins as he walked by them in the shop. It Continue reading I managed some Christmas Knitting!
I wanted to enable “stash diving” so the sizes are actually fingering (sport, dk, worsted) weight yarns, for ease of substitution. Finished Size 48” by 8 (8.5, 8.5, 8)”, 122 cm by 20 (21.5, 21.5, 20) cm. Materials 540 (450, Continue reading More about Herringbone Parallelogram Scarf
Stitchnerd from Ravelry.com suggested that I offer a version of Herringbone Parallelogram Scarf where the ends were blunted, back when she was testing the pattern. I thought that would be a great blog post, so I sat on her idea Continue reading What else can I do with Herringbone parallelogram scarf?