Yesterday at knitting a woman asked me what I was knitting. I said, “It’s a potholder.” After a moment’s silence she says “But, that’s a beginners project! What happened?” And then I get more comments, “You knitting a potholder out of handspun?” I can get where they are coming from, but would like to… Continue reading Potholders… Really.
So here are a few pics of the projects I have either completed or have started for the project box. The first is this beautiful hat out of one of my fiber club shipments called Manka’s Thicket. I remember that I really enjoyed spinning this yarn. However, at only 160 yards… that does not leave… Continue reading As promised a few pictures.
One of my new friends who I met at my children’s swim practice is also a knitter. She and I were talking about projects and holiday knitting when she referred to something that she had read on the YarnHarlot’s blog. I have not read the entry that she was referring to, but it was about… Continue reading New Year, New Goals