As so many of my projects approach completion, I had started casting about for new ones. I didn't want to run the risk of only having one project going at a time! 😉 With a new little one on the way, I wanted to make something in that direction. The thing is, with so many… Continue reading Knitting for New Little One
WIPs: Potluck Cowl: So close! I nearly finished the cowl. I decided to sew-off the binding to retain maximum stretchy-ness. At our Google meet knitting group, I was earnestly sewing the binding off when DC exclaimed. She thought that I was frogging this project (again) when she saw the long string of yarn being pulled… Continue reading Workbasket ~ Nearing Finish Line on Several Projects
These corseted ladies seem to move just fine...
A little hole in the back of a staple of my wardrobe, a black turtleneck (I have several). The repair looks much more rough than it looks in real life. Also IRL, the dog hair doesn't show up so much. 😉 This was a "stitch in time" scenario. By fixing this little hole while still… Continue reading Mending Monday ~ Shirt, Bag, & Boots
I imagined that it would be easy to keep up with this blog while recovering from surgery. Yaaaaaah... nothing was easy. I didn't even make huge strides on any of my projects either. Now that I am back, let me catch you up. WIPs: Harry Potter blanket Gah! the stain is still very obvious in… Continue reading Workbasket – Progress during recovery
The first class of this year was the last weekend of January. My first class was scheduled for February 13, the weekend of ice and destruction. It was cancelled. The next weekend, I had two classes scheduled. They were also cancelled due to ice storm damage. The first weekend in March had no ice, no… Continue reading First Classes of 2021 Teaching Season