One of the things that has always drawn me to knitting is the varied textures that can be created by manipulating yarn. Knitted textures range from the light and airy Estonian lace to the thick utilitarian Irish fisherman knits. You can create texture in your knits in a variety of ways. Gansey or Guernsey Patterns… Continue reading Knitted Textures
We just received the happy news last week that my oldest is 12 weeks along in her first pregnancy. She was my parents first grandchild and this baby will be their first great grandchild so we are all very excited. Baby S. is due October 9 and I have already started creating all the baby… Continue reading We’re having a baby!
I've always been drawn to the fiber arts. As kids we always had a project of some sort in the works- sewing, embroidery, needlepoint, cross stitch... And Mom had her trusty Singer Golden Touch & Sew permanently set up and ready for action. Grandmother was a persistent if uninspired knitter and we would each receive… Continue reading Adventures of a Newbie Knitter