Tag: knitting

Friday’s FO: the dress

I finally finished the dress. The stockinet was mind numbing. But the end result was definitely worth it. And just in time for the warmer weather. She sure loves her dresses. So worth it in fact that I cast on a second one. I knit this…

Wednesday’s WIP: Vitamin D and a shop update

I am knitting the sleeves on the Vitamin D. Interestingly they are knit flat and then seamed up. It seams unintuitive but the designer says it it to maintain gauge. I hate sleeves. When I knit slew was I always wish humans had shorter arms. But…

Friday’s FO: another tiara and a mug rug

These tiaras are incredibly addictive. Small project, fast and a very small amount of yarn. The bonus is that my daughter totally loves them. The pattern is called Princess in disguise These mug rugs too are another fantastic project if you want to use up yarn…

Wednesday’s WIP: Return of the crafter with ADD

That would make a really lame movie title.  Do you remember when the little voices told me to go buy yarn? No? You’re not really concentrating then are you? Well you can go take a peak. To be honest, I am done with it. It is…

I finished something

It is a miracle. I actually started and finished something. This is another November Hat.  It is starting to feel slightly chilly in the morning so a hat for the little one was in order.  It was a fun knit, and the yarn works beautifully with…

Wednesday’s WIPs: starting and no finishing

It has been hard. I keep starting and frogging projects. Yesterday I had these three projects plus the leftover giant granny square blanket. As of this morning I frogged the pink striped project in the back of the photo. My hands don’t want to make anything.…

Friday’s FO. The quirky uncoordinated blanket.

It is finally finished. The quirky uncoordinated blanket. This was started way back in March and was a destashing attempt. I had lots of Dk weight yarn left over from several projects and I wanted to use it all up to free some space for more…