Category Archives: Victory is Mine

That Button Thing Again

So, I dunno, I kind of thought by the time I finished my cabled cardigan the world would be starting up again and I could buy some buttons at that shop near my office during lunch. Alas. (They have re-opened … Continue reading

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Grey Days, With Cables

There was a string of grey days last week, which is perhaps the universe trying to encourage us to stay home. Who knew public health departments had that particular power? Not much to do but keep knitting. Back at Christmas … Continue reading

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Simple, Easy

Last week after I finished my self-striping socks I was left with a stranded sweater and a cabled sweater in the face of worldwide disaster. Since so much of my counting energies are going towards coronavirus tallies obviously I needed … Continue reading

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Mittens!

So, time has passed and I’m no closer to finishing that sweater. But on the bright side, I do have a pair of new mittens: Pretty, huh? Pattern is Effie yarn is some leftover Tosh Sock. Using up leftovers always … Continue reading

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Plodding Along

Back when it first started to seem like sweater weather, I duly cast on a sweater. Then I got distracted with hats and socks and life in general and lost momentum. It chugged along in fits and starts until the … Continue reading

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Luminosity

Ah, you know Christmas is getting close when it takes longer to wait for a bit of light for project pictures than it did to knit the thing. Which is pretty much how it went down with my latest hat … Continue reading

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Every Heart a Pair of Socks

Seanan McGuire’s books tend to be kind of hit or miss for me, which honestly probably makes the hits seem better since I go in with low expectations. People are always down on pessimists but I think it’s a great … Continue reading

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