I have this same challenge yearly: I go to knit hats for the family, and my husband turns crazy picky. He likes many of the hats I’ve knit him, but he expresses annoyance with the brim, believing that a brim that isn’t long and that doesn’t turn up does not a man hat make. I … [Read more…]

How’s it holding up?

First off, I did an interview with the incredibly gracious Lumia of Worsted Knitt, so if you’d like to read it, head on over and check it out! I’ve been meaning to do this for ages: take out old projects that I’ve worn many times and check in with how the yarn is holding up. … [Read more…]

The time has come, the walrus said

to talk of holiday gifts. I know. Hard to believe it’s that time again already, but if you’re planning on knitting gifts this year, now is the time to start. I usually knit a good few gifts for my friends and family, but this year I probably won’t, which is sad, but I have too … [Read more…]