Archive for 2006
Saturday, December 30th, 2006 Posted in FOs, colorwork, hats | 2 Comments »
My second ever stranded colorwork project was a gift hat for a snowboarding Star Wars fan. On the outside, it just looks like any other norwegian cap, knit up in ... Read more..
Thursday, December 28th, 2006 Posted in FOs, lace | 1 Comment »
This was my first allover lace project, and it was great fun -- even this simple pattern kept me interested and challenged, which is good. Plus, I feel a bit ... Read more..
Wednesday, December 27th, 2006 Posted in FOs, patterns, scarves | No Comments »
I finished the diagonal rib scarf out of ArtFibers Ming. It took a long time for a simple scarf, since I only worked on it in the car and at ... Read more..
Wednesday, December 20th, 2006 Posted in flint | No Comments »
This is the view from the first-floor window as I grade papers on the University of Michigan-Flint campus.
Behold, the legendary Citizens Bank Weatherball.
It even has its own poem:
When the weatherball ... Read more..
Thursday, December 7th, 2006 Posted in FOs, colorwork, mittens | No Comments »
I've been knitting for half my life, but have always been afraid of stranded colorwork. But then Stranded: The Colorwork Challenge came along and inspired me to finally try it.
And ... Read more..