My current work in progress:

1. Mighty Mini, designed by Rachel Henry, knit from Socks That Rock Worthy in the "Tanzanite" and "The Green That Sings" colorways on a 3.0 mm needle.
2. Myriad stealth projects.

Twelve Years


First things first, the winner of a copy of  Happy Feet by Cathy Carron is Jamie, who has been emailed. Thanks to everyone who left a comment to enter the contest and of course to the always-generous Sixth and Spring Books for supplying the books for review and giveaway. It escaped my notice last week that my blog […]

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In the Spring


In the Spring a knitter’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of small projects. (With apologies to Alfred, Lord Tennyson for butchering one of his lines.) Small projects, you say? How about footwear? I was sent this new book for review: This is Happy Feet by Cathy Carron, which has a publication date of April 1, […]

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Rainy Sunday


The rain is really coming down here today but I’m just happy that it isn’t snow. A dreary day like today is a good day to do one’s taxes, so that’s what I did. Loki helped by lurking nearby in case I needed him. Next up on the agenda, knitting. I am going to take […]

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A Couple of Answers


There were a couple of questions in the comments recently, so I shall attempt to post coherent answers here. Catspaw asked: “Do you knit with a color in each hand? Which color is in which hand?” A long time ago I did learn to work two-color stranded patterns by holding a color in each hand. […]

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More of the Same


Not too much to see here. I am knitting along on my Nordic Scarf: I am past the halfway point on this, and not quite two-thirds done. The scarf is measuring around 51″ at this point. Loki is waiting not too patiently for me to step away from the computer and play with him, so […]

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