Tag Archives: Cables

Sweater Weather

Y’all, this summer really got to me. It was too hot  to cook, too hot to sleep, too hot for my AC to keep up, and no excessively cooled office or movie theatres to escape to. And I swear for … Continue reading

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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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Nostalgia, Narnia, New Hat

While I was under the weather a while ago, I found myself looking through some old knitting patterns. Remember when Knitty would come out and the server would crash from everyone looking at once? And everyone knit a Clapotis (Confession: … Continue reading

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Happy Socks!

Today I passed a couple of kids dressed as Spiderman and a fire man which I take to mean it’s open season on my favourite Halloween game “Costume or Fashion?” Sadly, it would take someone braver than me to confirm … Continue reading

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Trees! Sweaters!

I’ve been meaning to post my latest sweater but ’tis the season when it’s dark by the time I get home from work and hard to get good shots. (It would be weird if I took a bunch of selfies … Continue reading

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Blood Magic Hat

Oh man, y’all, I just finished reading Blood Magic by Tessa Gratton and the title does not lie because there sure is a lot of blood. The magic here is pretty much 1) have special blood 2) bleed on stuff … Continue reading

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Strange The Sweater

So y’all, I read Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor. I’ve been musing about it for the past few days and I still can’t quite make up my mind about it. Our hero Lazlo Strange develops a passion for stories … Continue reading

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Two Steps Back

Y’all, I finished that shawl! It still needs some blocking and photos and details like that. (More to follow.) Which leaves me free to celebrate fall with a red cabled sweater. I’m making this one,  although not so incredibly yellow. … Continue reading

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Royale: Done and Done!

So I made pretty good progress on those sleeves I was working on, then took a few days to get around to sewing them in – which is the hardest part sometimes. But the blue sweater is done: Yes! And … Continue reading

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