Category: FO Files

Knitters & Karma & Yarn, Oh My

It seems I have developed an unofficial knitting goal for the end of 2009:  of course, it is to finish off all of the "old" UFO's. (I am always trying to finish off all my UFO's.  Well, it seems that way to me, at least.  The day it happens, look out for some horsemen and…

You – Out of the Pool!

Wow, I'm having a hard time getting this blog post off the ground. A few minutes ago, I had a couple of sad little paragraphs here, crabbing about life's circumstances, which have conspired the past couple of weeks to make things run less smoothly than usual in my little corner of the world.  Nothing really…

More recent FO’s

Here's some eye candy for ya:  a few FO's! Sari Silk bag:  this was knit from some recycled-sari silk yarn, although at this point I'm not sure exactly which manufacturer.  This major FO accomplishment started life as "Unbiased", a bag pattern from Knitty, Fall 2004. Unfortunately, mine was biased.  When I sewed the pieces together,…

“Rite of Spring” lace sock pattern

  The “Rite of Spring” lace sock pattern, which was the April exclusive to the Fearless Fibers lace club, is now available for everyone to purchase as a Ravelry download!  let’s see if this works… I am unsure whether you have to be a Ravelry member to use that button.  (But if you’re not, what…

Sock Design 101: Part 1

Oh, happy day!  DH has another pair of handknit socks, and I have one less UFO.  (Believe it or not, I’m down to just SIX UFO’s.  My advice is to keep an eye out for plagues of locusts.) I started these socks on the trip to New Zealand, with yarn I bought there:  Naturally Haven, a…