Category: KNIT

Project Prep & Management

Finally, Sweater Pix!

You know that stupid cutesy saying, "If it weren't for the last minute, nothing would get done." OK, OK, I bow to reality. Tomorrow we are getting on a plane to attend my niece's wedding in Chicago.  I promised myself I'd get the pictures of the sweater knitters posted before the trip.  I'd have had…

My Knitting Wish List for 2010

Hey, I finally put together a list for What I Want to Knit This Year! Yeah, well, so what if it's mid-February? This idea has been kind of nagging at me for a month or so — but what finally prompted me to get it down on paper was an incident last week, when Linda…

An Easier Way to Recycle Used Yarn

Over at Knitting Daily, today’s post talks about how to “get the kinks out” of yarn after frogging a TOAD.  (And if that didn’t make any sense, you may want to read about online knitting jargon here.) Actually, I think it’s more like “getting the KNITS out” — and believe me, I’ve done my share.…

Knitting Resolutions (2009 Redux Edition)

On about.com's knitting section, I found a poll for "What are Your Knitting Resolutions for 2009?" OK, so it's a year out of date, but I figure things can't have changed all that much in a year. Here are the results:  two of the more recurrent themes in my own knitting top the list —…

New Year’s Knitting Resolutions

Ho Ho Ho, a belated Merry Christmas to you both and especially, a Happy New Year! I took an inadvertent holiday break last week, because the post I had slaved over all day Tuesday turned out to have — issues. It was going to be a doozy, too, with a video and everything.  But for…