Welcome to episode 191! Despite it being a crazy week I have a finished spin, and some progress on a few knits. This one’s a quick one – need to get back to my wheel! Please come and join the Ravelry group. You can also find me on Ravelry as Fluffyk, Twitter, Instagram as Fluffykira,… Continue reading Episode 191: Back in the Saddle.
Welcome to episode 180! This week was super busy so not as much knitting and spinning as I would have liked. But I did finish my Wolf River sweater, and I attended a class with Franklin Habit at our local knitting conference, so I have some show and tell. Please come and join the Ravelry… Continue reading Episode 180: Hanging with Franklin.
At this point I’m really only working on two projects. I’ve made quite a bit of progress on the sweater for my nephew. I will finish the first sleeve cuff today, and then cast on for the second sleeve, which I will work on tonight. I’m loving how this one is coming out – it’s… Continue reading Knit Night: Still in the sweaters.
Welcome to episode 176! This week is all about sweaters – one for me and one for my nephew. Also a few spins and some discussion about upcoming events. If you’re going to Ply Away next weekend please say hi! Please come and join the Ravelry group. You can also find me on Ravelry as… Continue reading Episode 176: Armpits, hahah!
Each year, sometime in August, the switch flips and all I can think about is knitting warm, cozy fall sweaters. A few weekends ago we had a weird weekend; the weather got down into the 60’s and it was rainy and the world smelled like fall. It has since gotten warmer again, but that was… Continue reading Sweater Weather
This year while at Rhinebeck, I looked up and found myself in the Green Mountain Spinnery booth. Immediately I confirmed on Ravelry that a sweater pattern that I had been longing to knit called for the yarn I was standing in front of at the time. I eagerly purchased 6 skeins of Weekend Wool in… Continue reading Faro
For years now I have wanted to go to Rhinebeck, or the New York Sheep & Wool festival held in the Rhinebeck Valley in New York in the fall. Late last year Ana and (sadly blogless) Beth and I decided that 2016 was the year. In our flurry of preparations, we have each been talking… Continue reading Rhinebeck Sweater
Sometimes when a knitting pattern gets published it captures my attention and I have to cast on as soon as I see it. This was the case with Hylda by Bristol Ivy. Hylda became available in early February of this year and I cast on for my version on February 19. I even had what… Continue reading Hylda