And yet I am left with this sense of yearning. And a sense of self-doubt: If I want to write so much, why don’t I just do it? Is it that I am afraid I don’t have anything to say? Or is it the opposite: that I’m afraid I DO have something to say.
Well hello again, friends! It's good to be back. So sorry to disappear on you like that, without any notice or explanation. All I can say by way of excuse is that I was going through a hard time personally, felt stuck creatively, and couldn't muster up the motivation to try to force it. But … Continue reading Yarn Along: I’m Baaack!
I picked up this book on an impromptu trip to the bookshop recently. I had been in a full on grumpy-mama mood and was essentially banished from the house to clear my head. It was for the best, and after just a few minutes browsing the aisles of one of our local book stores … Continue reading Yarn Along:: Mysterious Cables
After a month-long hiatus from blogging, I think it best to just jump back in with a new edition of Yarn Along! So here we go with what I've been knititng and reading this week: Out of long-term hibernation, my Hooray Cardigan has been enjoying a lot of attention. This is definitely one of those … Continue reading Yarn Along:: Pros + Pecuiliars
I think Miss Mojo is back, folks! In a half-hearted attempt to win her back, I cast on a Shawl-Collared Cowl. Bulky yarn, big needles, ribbing and garter stitch: it seemed like an easy win, which is just what I needed. This pattern knits up quick and fairly simply, with great results. The yarn, a … Continue reading Hello, Mojo: a Major KnittingUpdate
From Small Things: ~ Two of my favorite things are knitting and reading, and the evidence of this often shows up in my photographs. I love seeing what other people are knitting and reading as well. So, what are you knitting or crocheting right now? What are you reading? Welcome back to blogland! I took a … Continue reading Yarn Along:: Dragons and Crocs and Knitting, oh My!
After a recent trunk show at Stash, I was smitten with the Ziggy hat from PDXKnitterati. Lorajean of Knitted Wit had some small skeins of her polwarth silk blend wound up, and we got to pick and choose colors, which is always fun. I went with my standard color combo of purple and green, with … Continue reading This Little Ziggy