Knitting! Plus some gardening, cocktails, and whatever else strikes my fancy.

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Good Swatch, Bad Swatch

Good Swatch, Bad Swatch

Bad light pink swatch. Good fuschia swatch. In good news/bad news situations, I try to get the bad news out of the way first. That way, after I survive the bad news, I have the good to brighten me up. So I’ll start with the […]

More Plans than Progress

More Plans than Progress

Due to errant, painful sinuses, a busy social schedule, and a misbehaving sock, I didn’t have a big weekend in terms of knitting progress. While the gingerbread cable sock sat in time-out until Sunday evening (all is back now on track with it), I did […]

Where to Go From Here?

Where to Go From Here?

M and I returned yesterday to California from visting family in Illinois and Wisconsin. Today I wondered how to get back into the blog. Recap the vacation? Show the holiday knitting loot? Sum up the year in knitting? Look forward to 2007? What to do? […]

Christmas FOs!

Christmas FOs!

First off, no one who I know reads this blog can accidentally see one of her gifts, so reading on cannot spoil any surprises. Second, today we had 9 hours, 29 minutes of daylight; I spent 10 hours at work. The photos are on my […]

Let’s do Lunch!

Let’s do Lunch!

The problem with knitting projects that are large triangles or rectangles is that progress shots aren’t exactly a thrill. So, although I will talk about one of my projects, lets get to it through a small tour of the knitting blogosphere. First, I am still […]