Thanksgiving 2016

Today started off in the air. Back to California. A lobster instead of a turkey was eaten today. I blocked my gauge swatch. The pattern asks for 18 sts and 28 rows = 4″. I had 30 sts = 6.25″ and 53 rows = 6″. Close enough for me. Time to cast on the actual … Read More…

Starting the Atrium Cardigan

Here it is, the beginning of a cardigan. November 23rd, the day before Thanksgiving, is the day I started knitting the gauge swatch. Although this post is really to see if I can create a complete post with photos using an iPad since sometimes I have the urge to write but am nowhere near a … Read More…

In Progress Sewing and Knitting

I finished my sockhead hat. Well, except for weaving in the ends. Which I will do… later. I also plan on making a giant pom pom so I don’t have leave any leftover yarn in my stash. I might have to work at 5AM but if I start sewing… I can’t stop the sprees. Even if … Read More…

Mirador

Hello! A new place to write. I’ve missed writing, and while I had a very inactive sewing blog, I realized that I didn’t want to limit myself to writing about only sewing. I wanted to write about… anything on my mind, like my first blog I shut down years ago. It didn’t feel right to … Read More…