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Super Splendid Socks

First Socks Pattern: Fiber Trends Hellen’s Socks 3 / 1 Rib Cuff Yarn: Zitron Trekking XXL #101 Needles: Size 2 aluminum DPNs First socks ever! …and I love them! As you can see, I sped through the second one, and [...]

Casting Call

It took me quite awhile to do, but I cast on for the Kidsilk Haze camisole. This yarn takes some getting used to… and it is a little awkward with the big needles, but each row that passes, it gets [...]

Take Your Sock to Work Day

Morning Noon Night I think it is confirmed… I am addicted to knitting socks. I cast on last night for Trekking sock 2 … worked straight through my TiVo tapings of Daily Show and History Detectives (anyone else watch that [...]

Knitting on a Shoestring OR 1 1/2 FOs

Virtue Beret Yarn: Rowan Cotton Tape inĀ Glint (from sweet Kris!) Pattern: It’s A Tape Thing (Rowan 2004) Needles: Size 11 and size G crochet hook This hat was easy and fun. It is mainly knit in reverse stockinette, with a [...]

Uncharted Territory

I picked up the DMC Pearl Cotton floss on Thursday night, and I couldn't stay away… I immediately started swatching for the Kidsilk Haze Cami and Cowl. It did take me a little while to get used to the cobweb [...]