Tag Archives: Knitting

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

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Gradient Cowl

I finally finished my next cowl. This was my travel project from the summer and it suffered from having my needles cut in international security so it was exciting to finish this cowl up, especially now that it is fall … Continue reading

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I think I have a cowl problem

It’s done! My Striped Linen Cowl is complete. I followed the directions on Purl Bee for their Striped Cotton Cowl, but rather than cotton I used linen yarn and rather than thread I used silk yarn for the colors. I … Continue reading

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Still going

one skein of the white linen yarn to go. Christin Tweet

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Knitting Fails

I recently had some big knitting fails, and I thought I should share. They happened to be on the same day, so it took a little bit to accept my failures and move on in order to share, but I … Continue reading

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Lazy Saturday

Yesterday was a lazy kind of day. I didn’t move much from my spot on the chair and a half, but from the pictures it looks like I did a lot (I didn’t). I was excited to have this kind … Continue reading

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5th Ave Infinity Scarf

I finished my 5th Ave Infinity Scarf this weekend. It looks like Mugar approves the new scarf. As do I! It is really cozy and warm and I didn’t want to take it off once it was on. I found … Continue reading

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Thumb Hole

I knit a thumb hole! It was hard and I ripped portions of this hand warmer out several times prior to being happy with it, but I successfully knit a hand warmer with a thumb hole. I used the tutorial … Continue reading

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One set done!

I finished my handwarmers! Too bad spring has just begun and I probably will not need these until next fall. I think I’m going to be so prepared for fall and winter next year. My next goal is to make … Continue reading

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Project Life Week 8 + One Handwarmer

I think I promised to be in more photos this week. Does being in one photo count as more? Oops. Next week. I have a feeling I might be saying that a lot. In other news, I finished my hand-warmer! … Continue reading

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