Month: December 2007

The genius of others

Pattern: February baby sweater, from Knitter’s Almanac Yarn: Sundara Sport Merino (temporarily discontinued), in Lemon-Lime Yardage: 225 yards, or exactly one skein Needles: 3.5 mm, US size 4, random bamboo jobs I got on Ebay This sweater is a product

Posted in Finished Projects, Kidswear, Knitting, Sweaters

All the holidays

Festive, no? I can’t show you the many gifts I’m currently finishing up (and I accidentally sent one off without photographing it, anyway) so here are a few miters. I found myself with a bunch of little short ends and

Posted in In progress, Knitting

MacGyver

So, I’m minding my own business, working on a few last minute gifts, listening to the radio on iTunes, and a song comes on that annoys the bejeebus out of me. I set down my size 1 needles and my

Posted in Craft, Knitting, Nifty Stuff

Arts and crafts

Very, very occasionally, a book will grab me so that I can’t stop thinking about it. I go through my day living and thinking and breathing the issues that the book brings up for me. Usually it’s a book about

Posted in Craft, Miscellany

Dapper Herringbone Scarf

I should be ashamed of myself for even daring to call this a pattern, but a few people have asked about the scarf I showed in my last post, and I figured I’d just quickly explain what I did. There

Posted in Free Patterns, Knitting, Scarves