All the driving to and from Conneticut for Shadow's appointments and waiting allowed me to finally finish E's birthday socks. Don't worry, I wasn't the one behind the wheel! I knit these in Old Rusted Chair Tough Sock. They are in the Diminutive colorway, a gorgeous mix of variegated blues, teals, and plums with speckles. The toe is in Overcast, a semi solid medium grey. I absolutely loved knitting this yarn and I hope to knit … [Read more...] about Socks! (& Shadow … Dot too)
Sometimes self-care looks like this: I postponed my mammogram until I was fully vaccinated, then procrastinated making the appointment until earlier this week. … [Read more...] about Self-Care
Over the years, we've worked to improve the energy efficiency of our old house. My basement studio was once one of the coldest spaces. It's now much warmer, however, I still face a unique challenge when I sit at my desk for hours. The solid wood work surface and metal supports underneath tend to retain cool overnight temperatures. This means that if I rest my arms on the desk while I'm working, they end up chilled pretty quickly and … [Read more...] about a new knit cardigan
hand knit indie yarn socks are finally finished. Stay home! Wear a mask! … [Read more...] about socks!
stay at home, stay safe.motorize the ball winder,this is a yarn cake. … [Read more...] about motoring