Tag Archives: Long Time Coming

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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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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Belated Summer

Back when I went to St. Lucia, I was looking around for some vacation knitting and had Begonia Swirl on my shortlist. It has a simple beginning for lazy vacationing and a pleasingly leafy vibe suitable for the tropics. Then … Continue reading

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Textured Pullover

When I went to put away my hats and mittens this spring, I happened upon a few old skeins of cotton yarn that had been sitting unloved for, uh, years. I had knit it up way back when and then … Continue reading

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Shades of Grey

Only 5 shades though, so this isn’t that kind of party. A couple of years ago I bought a gradient set on a whim with a vague plan about maybe mittens or something. And like so many vague plans, I … Continue reading

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Colour!

Back around Thanksgiving I knit the boring grey body of a yoke sweater for train knitting. Several balls of yarn is too unwieldy for the train and I wandered off and never started the colourwork. Until I found myself between … Continue reading

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Shawl: Done and Done!

So, I thought I posted some photos of that finished lace shawl but apparently I only thought about it. Life is a constant surprise to me that way – I’ve also given some thought to cleaning the kitchen floor and … Continue reading

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