Tag Archives: knitting

Waiting for #12

Any day now, #12 will make his/her appearance. And the blankie is done. Actually 2 are done…one for practice, one for real. One hat done. Baby bunny is at the ready with a K State hat (made by someone who … Continue reading

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The Knitting Evolves/Improves/Continues

  I claim to be NO expert in the knitting field.  I enjoy it. I hate it.  It relaxes me. It drives me up the proverbial wall.  It challenges me.  It makes me want to pull my hair out.  Conflicted, … Continue reading

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The Great Mystery of…Round

One of my friends taught me how to knit when I was 12 and we knitted and knitted. Mostly hot pads and bookmarks. Then came the 7th grade and knitting was forgotten. Completely and utterly. Until…another friend inspired me to … Continue reading

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Chores of the Fall

I know.  I’ve been quiet. I know.  I’ve been lazy. I know. But I have excuses of which most would say that I’ve had the perfect time to write blog pieces.  Or not. I know. #1 excuse…I had surgery…knee replacement … Continue reading

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Scarves Anonymous

You’re right.  I have a penchant for scarves.  For a reason.  Well, several actually. They are fast. They don’t take much yarn. Therefore, they are inexpensive. They are easy. They are warm. They are pretty. They are fun. They have … Continue reading

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Bluebonnets Forever!

So…today I had to go run errands in a town north of us.  Every store I went into had blue. Lots of blue.  Blue everywhere. One of those places was my favorite yarn shop.  I needed another ball of yarn … Continue reading

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Mallorie’s Scarf of Many colors

Yep, I was humming Dolly’s “Coat of Many Colors” as I worked on this one.  It was SUPER fast and turned out better than I had hoped for. I just wasn’t sure about all of the colors but wow, it … Continue reading

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Basketball, Maytags and Knitting

Huh? you might reply… Just finished watching Wichita State men’s basketball team go 33-0 and ready for the big time!! Followed by Hallmark’s “When Calls the Heart” that I recorded last night..because I forgot to tune in at air time. … Continue reading

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