I Fixed It:: Hooray!

This yarn has been in my stast almost a year, and I have been wondering what to knit with it for nearly that entire time. Madelinetosh is known for its rich, tonal colorways, and Tart really lives up to expectations. Deep reds with a black shadow, this yarn is smooth and sproingy, begging to be [...]

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Frogged.

I'm trying not to look at the time spent knitting this ill-fitting top as a waste.  I'm trying to be all peaceful about it, telling myself that "time spent knitting is never wasted", and "I get to knit something new with this lovely yarn".  But shoot.  I wanted little PB to have a new summery [...]

Vacation from Knitting

My recent vacation knitting attempts took an unintentional turn into a vacation from knitting. I started out with enthusiasm and the best of intentions.  A week away, plus about 4 days of driving in the car meant I would have seemingly endless time one my hands to knit.  In the days leading up to our [...]

Day 1

This week I have been sorting through the various storage containers in my craft room.  My stash has gotten to the point where it has spilled out of my charming yarn cabinet and is now inhabiting the dreaded plastic tote box.  This is where I have decided to put larger quantities of yarn for long [...]