Category: Books, Sites, Mags

A Little Knit Music

Hey, I'm back from a week's vacation — didja miss me? Part of the trip was spent in Washington, DC, where I found this on the building of the Department of Agriculture:  closest thing to a sheep I saw the whole time we were there! I did get one UFO finished during the trip, but…

For Breakfast In Bed

It’s kind of a long story, but what the heck — you’ve got some time to kill, right?  I’ll valiantly try to keep it short. A decade ago, plus or minus, my brother and I were back in Iowa, helping my mom as she attempted to continue living in her apartment.  As part of the…

Hmph. About Time!

Here’s a quote from the latest Vogue Knitting email:   Introducing the VK360° Vogue Knitting Holiday 2008 is now officially on sale…and on video! This issue, we decided to put every project up on the big screen—due in large part to all of your positive feedback (thanks VK readers!). It seems they have started posting…

It’s Not Just Me

I know, I know, I haven’t written anything for a whole week – didja miss me? – but it’s mainly because my journal subscription to Catherine Lowe’s couture knitting workshop arrived and I’ve been more-or-less submerged in it.  This stuff is GREAT. The title of this post refers to the fact that it’s apparently not…

Calling all Cupcakes!

OK, the Internet is definitely a weird place. After Sheryl’s comment sent me off googling "knitted fruitcake," somehow this is what I found, over at the Sydney Morning Herald: "These are just some of the finalists in this year’s [2005] annual Shoot the Chef competition where student and professional photographers compete to produce the image…