I definitely appreciate sock knitters. I’ve long felt that most of the staying power that the popularity of knitting has experienced over the past decade is due to the army of sock knitters who keep so much excitement bubbling in the knitting world.
I got in a short ride yesterday, doing some stealth knitting and enjoying the beautiful October sky and falling leaves.
I have played around with brioche in my knitting life, and I will admit that in the past I have not been the biggest fan of this intriguing way of creating a rich, deep fabric with yarn and needles. Perhaps it’s because I’m gluten free? I’d read articles by Nancy Marchant, which were fascinating, but…
We have some happy news for Patty D! She’s the winner of our ball of ModeWerk Bulky, and as an extra bonus I actually FIXED the shopping cart button so folks can order this yarn (man, THAT was bad planning… having a broken button on a website that we were promoting…) So if you tried…
In a past life I must have REALLY pissed off someone – or maybe in this life – because the pain I’ve had the last few days is crazy. A sore back sent me to bed early on Tues, where the pain became SO bad at 3am that Gerry said we should go to the…
I’m hopeful that all of you had a MAGNIFICENT holiday, and will continue on through next week (and BEYOND!) to celebrate the light and warmth that we can create in our own lives when it’s so dark outside!
So are you enchanted? Would you like a copy of Crochet At Play? Simply leave a comment below telling me the MOST FUN ITEM you ever crocheted or knit. It doesn’t have to have been for a child, just something that was a blast to work up, something you thoroughly enjoyed!
Happily, I can drown my sorrows in the pages of her new book, Knitting Outside The Swatch!
In the mean time, please don’t forget to keep using the #CaribouKnits hashtag – it’s snowing today in Minnesota (I’m working in my basement with my space heater on) Let’s get some scarves knit for Breast Cancer survivors!
Please tell me something that Caribou are known to do while knitting. After all, Caribou LOVE to laugh at themselves!