Category: Knitting

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  Date Completed: July 22nd, 2015 RAV Project: Paulette Yarn:¬†Vixen by Thoroughly Thwacked Difficulty: Beginner-Intermediate Notes: So many purl stitches! This is a test knit I did for my good friend Noriko. Her pattern is being debuted at the Thoroughly Thwacked trunk show at Pearl Fiber Arts this weekend. Super excited to show off my… Read more »

So much to do, So little time

I have 620 projects in my ravelry queue. Most of these projects I will probably never even attempt, but many of them are in the general range of intermediate/advanced area which keeps the project interesting enough, and complex enough, for me to want to finish them. I guess now though that may never happen due… Read more »

Project – Life Update

Oh man, where to begin. I’m currently working on a sweater. It’s been a while since I made a project that took a while…although I do have a very large circular shawl in hibernation. It is rather same-same status as far as other things go. Still haven’t purchased a gym membership. =/ (I really need… Read more »

Glitzy Prize

  Date Completed: May 14th, 2015 RAV Project: Glitz at the Ritz Yarn: Dream in Color Starry Difficulty: Easy Notes: The pattern knits up super quick. Jonathan didn’t even notice me working it. I did make a small boo-boo. Somehow I dropped a stitch, except both sides display the loop as they should be attached… Read more »


Date Completed: May 11th, 2015 RAV Project: Lophelia Yarn: Baby Silver Falls in Painted Hills Difficulty: Easy Notes: The pattern knits up super quick and there isn’t even any problems with holes doing the short rows as they are hidden by the purl bumps. I also added my own edging to spice things up a… Read more »

Stitch Markers

In continuation of my goals this year to be better all around at my knitting craft, I have taken up making my own stitch markers. The current selection I have either — 1: goes missing like hair ties 2: is too small or I don’t have enough of once size 3: is made out of… Read more »


Date Completed: April 23rd, 2015 RAV Project: Adama Yarn: Tosh Vintage¬†in Composition Book Gray Difficulty: Easy     This may be the easiest cowl I’ve ever knit! Also possibly in the running for the fastest. It took maybe a weeks time, about 20 hours. I would definitely recommend this for someone who is starting out… Read more »

White Swan

Date Completed: April 15, 2015 RAV Project: White Swan Yarn: Knitpicks Stroll Tonal in Pearlescent Difficulty: Easy     Overall I like how this turned out, but it did remind me how much I dislike knitting feather and fan. *Shudders*. I’m not sure if it’s because it looks tacky, or because I always miscount the… Read more »