Category Archives: Knitting

Pool Side Wrap

My Snow Day Wrap has turned into my Pool Side Wrap. It went on spring break to Mexico with me and now every time I pull it out to work on it smells like sun screen. Not enough to be … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Pool Side Wrap

My Snow Day Wrap has turned into my Pool Side Wrap. It went on spring break to Mexico with me and now every time I pull it out to work on it smells like sun screen. Not enough to be … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Snow Day Wrap

Just kidding. Knitting on this last snow day did not end up with a finished product. I started the Whisper Wrap pattern from Purl Bee and given that I’m using Sea Silk yarn and size three needles (for non-knitters – … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Yipes Stripes

Yup – another cowl. I just love them, but this was actually a pattern taught at a Fibre Space class that I attended taught by Ann Weaver so that I could learn three new skills. I learned to fold up … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Snow Day Blanket

Last year I tried my hand at arm knitting and did not like the result. I have been just waiting to for a mood to strike to make a blanket with gone giant yarn and needles. Today was the day! … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Little Big Herringbone Cowl

I wanted a taller cowl to cover my nose during the winter months and I find that double wrap cowls don’t sit as high so I wanted a single loop, but I also have been gazing at the Big Herringbone … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Knitting Fails

My sister-in-law mentioned to me that my mom wanted a new winter hat and I didn’t think I would have time to do anything with that gift idea so I didn’t take it. Come December 21 and I thought I … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Race to the Finish – Baby Blanket

Baby Mentrikoski is due to arrive in March, but the shower was this past weekend. The invitations went out right before Thanksgiving, which was when I accepted the challenge to finish both a baby quilt and a knitted baby blanket … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Millwater Cowl

Started something new… Shocking it is a cowl. I’m using the Millwater pattern, Spud and Chloe yarn, and the Counter Man App. It is cracking me up because its default is to count cars in two colors. My nephew loves … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Grecian Rib Scarf (almost completed)

Happy Mothers Day, Mom! I know it is technically your birthday but I just finished your Mother’s Day gift that you saw as yarn last Thanksgiving. Oops, sorry for the delay. It is now a full scarf with tassels and … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , | 4 Comments