30 Day Knitting Challenge – Day 1

I saw Knitting in Wonderland’s 30 Day Knitting Challenge posted by alexandknits and thought it was fun and interesting so I thought I’d post bits here and there when I was between projects. So, here goes! Day 1: What was your first finished project? I was asked a similar question by a Ravelry/Facebook friend of mine…

Liebster Award (again)!

Thank you, Midnight Knitter, for the nomination for the Liebster Award! The Liebster Award allows the blogger with fewer than 200 followers to get more exposure to others and help other bloggers with a small following gain some attention. As an award winner you must: Acknowledge and accept the Liebster Award by leaving a comment…

Bonus Liebster Award!

This one has pretty flowers! So I have new questions to answer and new nominees! Thank you, Katherine Riley of Cinquante Feuilles, for nominating me! Here’s how the award works: Make a post thanking and linking the person who nominated you. Include the Liebster Award sticker in the post too. Nominate 5 -10 other bloggers…

Elbow Therapy

Some may wonder why I decided to try my hand at weaving. About five months ago, after knitting a poncho that was particularly heavy, my elbow started hurting. I hadn’t been able to shake this intermittent pain so I considered something else to take up, related to fibery creation, to give my elbow a rest between knitting…

Liebster Award “Winner”???

I was surprised to be nominated for a Liebster Award by cottagechickknits. Um, thank you? 😉  Actually, I had been uninspired last week so I didn’t post. I am working on my next one, but in the meantime, this was a welcome surprise! So, what’s the Liebster Award? After doing a little search, I discovered it was a great way…

Welcome to the 21st Century…

…so I decided to start a blog. Here’s my first entry! I am an avid knitter (ask my husband) and some-times crocheter. I usually purchase pretty skeins of yarn that I see in the yarn shops. The fun begins when I match them up with the perfect pattern that will bring out the best qualities…