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Changing Colors and New Obsession

The pinks, yellows and greens have been well-represented over the last two months. I have seen beautiful handmade creations, stunning photographs, and inspirational color-inspired projects of all shapes and sizes. It is truly amazing to see what can come out [...]

May: Gone Away

I am shaking my head here; where in the world did this month go? I had such high hopes of finishing the lingering Project Spectrum knits on my needles before the month’s end. Alas, my needles are still full of [...]

Blue Zig Zag

After a few false starts, the blue zig zag scarf for my International Scarf Exchange pal is coming along quite well. I always run into problems when I have to cast on hundreds of stitches. I use stitch markers, and [...]

Socks in the Summer

My Canyon Hiking Socks are practically knitting themselves – the joy of worsted weight socks! The pattern, from Greetings from Knit Café, actually calls for a light worsted yarn (Rowan Wool Cotton in the book) on size 4 needles. I opted [...]

Stash Stories

The past few months can best be characterized by the term yarn gluttony. I am one of those people who feels guilt over the size of my yarn stash… I try to be a minimalist and lessen my consumerism in [...]