I really do wear my hand knits and the wearing of them is where the rubber hits the road. Believe it or not, my goal is to NOT notice them when I am wearing them (aside from responding to their compliments, of course). If they fit and “wear” comfortably, then, in my opinion, they are […]Read more "Snaps and Cackle may put a little Pop into your Knits"
Bravo to Tom Scott for his ingenious sculptured cardigan!Read more "Flip it, Ladies!"
I haven’t actually written a list [yet] of the local spots where we, hubby and I, could visit as we continue our journey of posting finished knitting objects at meaningful on-site locations but I do fear, I may need to begin one. On the other hand, sometimes the aspects of a garment lend themselves or […]Read more "Museum Worthy"
People blog for many different reasons [in the knitting world], and elsewhere. Some to share skills or finished objects, to share advice, some to advertise newly published designs, some to state opinions, or to review knitting books. Not that I don’t do any of those things as well but what mostly motivates me to […]Read more "A Knitter’s Keepsake"
It’s been awhile since I have knitted anything Fair Isle. Not sure why. It’s certainly a fun technique, keeps one’s attention, and continues to be popular among knitters. It is a traditional technique and the garment is typically traditional in shape and structure as it is the beautiful patterns of color that catches one’s attention.Read more "Collaring the skill of Fair Isle"
Vogue Knitting has been alive and well in my life for over 30 years. But, NEVER in this way! I haven’t even looked at the sure-to-be-can’t-wait-to-knit projects that await my future because I am bursting from the seams (LITERALLY) and have waited since this summer when that unbelievable email I received from Vogue Knitting came […]Read more "Featured in VK, 2014"