My girl can knit! I love her yellow cardigan in progress. This is Agatha by Andi Sutherland. Al didn’t like the pattern because it is completely and thoroughly written out. I think that sounds like what I need. I am going to check out her other patterns on Ravelry. The tease of spring weather… Continue reading Al’s Agatha in ella Rae
Okay I’m new here. I’ve never lived this near to a lake. I do know that it has been unseasonably warm…as in over freezing for much of the month. These Ice folks, I just can’t watch them. Within a few yards of the ice is open water. Do we need a fish that badly? I… Continue reading These People are Making Me Nervous
Karen’s Butterfly/Papillon Shawl is flying off her needles. Karen is my knit buddy from Glenview. She initially thought the 10 page pattern was going to be a challenge, but Karen can pretty much knit anything..in her sleep. She’s a great knitter. I miss sitting and knitting with her. She will make it bloom when she… Continue reading Another Butterfly Shawl
I’m digging this Berroco remix light. Love that it is recycled fibers. It is nylon, cotton, acrylic, silk and linen. Have you used this or a similar remix? I’m already planning a second summer sleeveless top and this may be a good option . I’m using the Queensland United for my current top… Continue reading Another Option for a Summer Top
Last night the handler for the norwegain elkhound was my hero. This woman may or may not be the oldest handler in the Westminster show, but she was out there with her little back bent over, and she was hobbling at a clip to show her dog. Age was obvious, but so was her concentration.… Continue reading We need our Passions
Happy Sweet Valentines Day! I love blogging and I love your comments, lurks and love. We had our valentine dinner out last night. We were in Chicago area seeing friends for dinner so that’ll do. No crowds. One rather gross happening. I was having a few sips of my diet Coke, when I found… Continue reading Happy Valentines Day
*What is your favorite fiber or blend to knit or crochet with? (this is my cotton/lambswool blend. I like blends the best. Cotton and silk, merino and nylon, to name a few) *What is your favorite fiber to wear? (cotton hands down) * Have you seen someone you know personally on television? (last night! Unexpectedly.… Continue reading Monday Questions, I heart….