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Category Archives: Knitting
It’s a dreary Thursday in Oakland, but I’m cozy in my studio with my morning cup coffee and my Christmas knitting projects, fingerless mitts. Continue reading
Groups of knitters are fantastic, funny, and so appreciative of the effort anyone makes to knit. The love of yarn and craft is an instant bond. Continue reading
And I witnessed the crime scene seconds after the automatic gunfire stopped. I was knitting the sleeves of a sweater when the slaying went down. Continue reading
I don’t know how bloggers post when they are on vacation. I’m home now and here is a rundown of my Portland adventure. Continue reading
I’m volunteering to work at my local yarn shop while the owner is recovering from surgery. Our knits and purls are like prayers. Continue reading
I pull out yarn. I pull out patterns. I knit swatches and suddenly I have so many projects imagined that I feel all itchy about it. Continue reading
Here are the pair of hand knit socks made especially for Anna at FreePlayCraft, the YOSS giveaway winner. Continue reading
Find out who wins a pair of hand-knit socks!
I’ve been knitting these cute miniature creatures for friends & family. Thumbs up review of Anna’s Hrachovec’s book.
Counting up all the entries for the Year Of Stash Sock Giveaway. Live drawing next Thursday. Who will win a pair of hand knit socks?!
I’ve knitted my 11th pair of socks in 2011. Enter the YOSS Giveaway by January 9, 2012 for your chance to win a custom, hand-knit pair of socks!
Knitted the 10th pair of socks in 2011, for the Year Of Stash Socks on Ravelry. Enter my YOSS giveaway to win a pair of hand-knit socks!
Knitted the 9th pair of socks of 2011, for the Year Of Stash Socks on Ravelry. Enter my YOSS giveaway to win a pair of hand-knit socks!
A simple, free, lace knitting pattern inspired by a dress I bought at Anthropologie and a skein of vintage yarn.
Inspired by the style of Anthropologie, I’m creating a pattern for a neck wrap out of a half skein of vintage yarn I found while thrifting.
I remember the Thursday in April that I first rode my bike to the Alameda Yarn Shop. I was bored so I looked online for a local knitting group.
Knitted the 8th pair of socks of 2011, for the Year Of Stash Socks on Ravelry. Enter my YOSS giveaway to win a pair of hand-knit socks!
Knitted the 13th & 14th sock of 2011, for the Year Of Stash Socks on Ravelry. Enter my YOSS giveaway to win a pair of hand-knit socks!
Knitted the eleventh & twelfth sock of 2011, for the Year Of Stash Socks on Ravelry. Enter my YOSS giveaway to win a pair of hand-knit socks!
Repurposing second hand, cashmere sweaters.