I have been enjoying this absolutely beautiful day. I spent most of the afternoon in my yard, shaded by my dogwood tree, knitting this great summer top. The yarn is Somerset by Bristol Yarn Gallery. It’s a pima cotton with silk. It has a wonderful texture to it. This is the same yarn that I… Continue reading Knitting Projects & Some Great Travels
Happy Memorial Day and thank you to all that have served our country. I’ve been lucky enough to be at home for the past 4 days so I’ve had plenty of time to do the things that I truly enjoy. It amazes me how fast a day goes. I always think I’m going to get… Continue reading Time to Do What I Truly Enjoy!
Here’s the swatch for my Blue Jay Shawl. I ended up taking the Green Superior shawl off the Addi Turbo Lace Needles so I could make the swatch. I did put the green shawl on a piece of cotton yarn so I can return the needles to that project and finish it. When I got… Continue reading Swatch Knitting & Beaded Scarf
Here’s my current Knitting Dilemma. I am anxious to start the Blue Jay Shawl with the yarn that I purchased at the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival but these Size 9 circular needles are stuck on this partially done shawl. The shawl is really pretty. It’s Filatura DiCrosa Superior Yarn. 70% Cashmere, 30% Silk. A… Continue reading I Need These Knitting Needles!!
Last weekend was my first ever visit to a Sheep and Wool festival and it was the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival. I had an incredible time. The sites and the people were terrific! I was on knitting overload for hours. When I first got there, I was shocked by how many cars were in… Continue reading Knitting Treasures from the Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival