I've been caught too many times without the proper knitting tool. I can't tell you how many times I've put a work-in-progress aside because I couldn't find a tapestry needle, stitch holder or some other tiny object that I needed to finish the piece. And then I uncover the project 5 months later, unfinished and… Continue reading 8 Things To Keep In Your Knitting Bag
It may be the final season of "Game of Thrones," but it's my first knit-a-long. And I admit I'm more excited about the mysterious shawl I'll be making than what's going to happen in Westeros. I'm not a hardcore "Game of Thrones" fan, but I've enjoyed watching the drama play out. Sunday is the premiere of… Continue reading ‘Game Of Thrones’ Knits And My First MKAL
A morning out with fiber friends and the incredible film YARN.
Autumn is my time. It's the excitement of seeing the leaves change, feeling the crisp air return after a long, hot summer, and seeing so many great new things to knit on magazine and book shelves. I recently went to the bookstore to flip through some of the latest issues of my favorite knitting magazines,… Continue reading What to Knit: The Fall Edition
A dream of mine is to quit my job and WWOOF for a year on a working fiber farm. Whether or not I would (or could) actually make that happen is still up in the air. So when I discovered there was a working alpaca farm only about an hour away from me and that they… Continue reading A Visit to My Local Alpaca Farm (And Baby Hats!)
The New Year is here, and it's time for some knitting resolutions!
Line up the yarn and needles! There's a Christmas sale going on at Knit Julep.