Archive for the 'Go With the Flow socks' Category

(the angels want to wear my) Red socks

Go With the Flow socks by Evelyn A. Clark Interweave Knits, Summer 2005 yarn: German sock yarn started: April 29, 2006 completed: October 4, 2007 These definitely weren’t started in October but Socktoberfest inspired me to sew up the toe last night. They’ve been sitting in my basket for about three weeks just needing kitchener […]

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studying

Well, I’ve managed to survive two weeks of classes. There have been meltdowns and self doubts about getting through school but yesterday it all seemed to come together. I’m truly enjoying my classes, especially Children’s Lit. What isn’t fun about reading picture books for class? Today, we discussed the picture books we read for class […]

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Knitting Almanac, February

First of all, thank you all for your wonderful comments and emails about my acceptance into library grad school. I’m so excited to start and see what the library world may have in store for us. February was a very cold month, we had snow and more snow. We still have snow on the ground […]

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Knitting Almanac, January

Thank you for all of your kind words about the vest. Bryan loves it. He loves it so much and it looks so good with so many of his shirts that he’s already worn it three times this week. Fortunately, he wasn’t at the same place all three days so no one saw him wear […]

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Knitting almanac

Ever since Bess mentioned doing her own knitting almanac I’ve been thinking about it a lot and am even planning my own. Elizabeth Zimmermann’s Knitter’s Almanac is such a classic and an inspiration. I feel that I should plan the entire year out now so that I can try to stick to it, “try” being […]

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addictions and obsessions

Some people have bad addictions to drugs, food and other unmentionables. Currently, I find myself glued to my computer more than I probably should be. I’m addicted/obsessed with YouTube. Not the crazy home videos but instead music videos by some of my favorite bands. Another thing that’s currently attracting me to the computer is Dr. […]

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rain, rain go away

We’re now in our fifth straight day of 50 degree weather with rain. A low-pressure system has parked itself on top of us. There are those of you that live in the Northwest where five days of rain isn’t a big deal but it’s really starting to wear on me. I want to be outside […]

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