Category Archives: Knitting & Crochet

Hue Update

Thanks to a long holiday weekend, I finished the third quadrant on the Hue Afghan.  The yarn bag is getting pretty light and I feel like I’m entering Yarn Chicken territory…

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Second sock

I know it’s indistinguishable from last week’s post, but I promise that I finished the first sock and this is its mate. 

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Lesson learned (maybe)

After working on the grey Wyrt socks for several days and two flights, the reason for their original grounding became known (again), when I tried them on yesterday.   The cables are lovely, but they – and the short row … Continue reading

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Wyrt Socks

This blog post is brought to you by a conference that I am on my way to, in Minneapolis. Faced with plenty of uninterrupted knitting time, I dig deep into the abandoned WIP basket and pulled out these socks – … Continue reading

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More Hue

This has become my Knit Night project, so it doesn’t get much attention – but there is progress. I’ve got a pretty low number of WIPs at the moment (for me, anyway), and a recent trip to Portland topped off … Continue reading

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Spinning blue

I don’t spin as often I’d like – it involves hauling the wheel out from behind a bookshelf and setting up in the living room, then putting everything back when I’m done for the day, to keep the cat from … Continue reading

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Stripe envy

These, I love. String Theory Colorworks yarn; plain vanilla sock with Fish Lips Kiss heel. Stripes!

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