My current work in progress:

Plaid Cowl, my own design, knit from Spincycle Yarns Dyed in the Wool, using 3.75mm.

April 8

How’s that for a compelling blog post title? Thank you for all the good wishes for my blogiversary. Blogs are really a thing of the past at this point, yet I continue to write mine from time to time. I guess that makes me a thing of the past too, huh? I do post almost […]

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Today is my blogiversary! Sixteen years ago today I started writing this blog. Time sure flies, doesn’t it? On to business . . . The winners of a free pattern for Sandra C.’s lovely Mountain Peak Mitts are (by Ravelry ID): wingmarion milai knittingrd margvv Each of these four lovely knitters has (or will shortly) receive […]

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Another Mountain Peak Giveaway!

The winners of last week’s pattern giveaway are, by Ravelry name: hummandknit sparky136 fancydear geegaw Each of these four lovely knitters has (or will shortly) receive a copy of Sandra C.’s lovely Mountain Peak Cowl pattern, 2 gifted from me, and 2 gifted from the designer herself. Thank you, Sandra C., for your generosity! Didn’t win a […]

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Strathendrick and a Giveaway

Look! I finished Strathendrick Thursday evening. Here is a less artistically lit photo: The Strathendrick pattern is part of Kate Davies West Highland Way club and is worked in her own Milarrochy Tweed yarn. It is a very oversized sweater worked on 3.25mm needles, so this was a whole heckuva lot of knitting! After completing […]

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Almost . . .

The winner of a copy of Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book is Laritza, who has been emailed. Thank you to everyone who left a comment! Meanwhile, I am coming down the homestretch on my Strathendrick. It is done apart from the bottom ribbing. Here’s a closer view of the neckband: And of the shoulder seam: […]

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