Category Archives: Yarn

FINISHED!

So, I finally finished the Owlie socks! I actually finished them a month ago, and completely forgot to blog about it. These had a false finish, too. I was super-excited when I thought I had finished them. I kitchenered the … Continue reading

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Rainbow Socks!

That yarn I picked up from YarnCon? The one from Magic and Moonshine? Can’t put it down. Sister and I went to BadHappy for some brunch-y poutine (if you don’t know what poutine is, go look it up. It’s amazing. … Continue reading

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YarnCon 2013

YarnCon this year was a blast! There were a few changes – it was held in the spring rather than the fall. And the location changed to the Plumbers Union Hall, where there was ample FREE parking. And it lasted … Continue reading

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I Don’t Knit On Demand

There. I said it. It had to be said. For about… oh, 2 years or so, I had been attempting to create the end-all post as to WHY I don’t knit on demand. I never posted them because I felt … Continue reading

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Was That a Moth?

It’s summertime in Chicago. Actually, we just got done having a heat wave that made Hell seem like a nice place to vacation. Seriously. 10 days of just under or above 100 degree temperatures. And I know that with summertime, … Continue reading

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Checking In

Been doing plenty of knitting lately. Haven’t actually finished anything since my Pink Spider Socks, but I’m getting closer to finishing about 4 other things. Here are the Pink Spider Socks. And here’s the Snapdragon Tam. And so far, I’ve … Continue reading

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The Theme Is Sweaters

Lorna’s Laces. If that name doesn’t make you feel warm and fuzzy or instantly send you to your happy place… you’ve probably never had the chance to work with it. And to that, I say, “Get on that!” You won’t … Continue reading

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