Tag Archives: Scraps & Oddments

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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Need Some Colour?

So, back in August I cast on a sweater and I’ve been working on it off and on. I’m on the second sleeve now, so close enough I should probably just power through and finally finish it. But it’s this … 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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Racing Stripes

So, I had this sweater I was going to finish but I used up all the yarn and went fishing around in the pit of leftovers for something suitable to sew it up with. And, somehow I found myself picking … Continue reading

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Green

It’s been a bleak and grey February and I find myself trying to compensate with green wool. Hey, the sun just came out. It must be working! Yet another hat, made with leftovers: Pattern is Siksak, knit in odds and … Continue reading

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Nothing Says Spring Like Mittens

Because I am me, while everyone else is pining for the day when they can put their winter stuff away, I’ve been knitting mittens. Look, new mittens! I made them with leftover scraps (from this sweater), which always makes me … Continue reading

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Bonus Hat

I finished that yoked cardigan the other day, except for buttons which, given my track record could take a while. But I had a fair bit of yarn left over, too much to just stick in the scrap drawer. So, … Continue reading

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