I took three balls of beautiful Rowan Creative Focus Worsted to France and came back with another Down To The River. You may have seen the first one I made of Drops Alpaca. If not – this is it: It … Continue reading
Not that I needed another wrap or scarf but I needed to get rid of little bits and pieces in KidSilk, leftovers from projects that I do not even remember. And so I started a new wrap with three stitches … Continue reading
Ravelry has more than 6 million users. As off today, designers have made 238,769 patterns available as downloads. Every time I surf those patterns there are at least another 1,000 Ravelers online. According to Ravelry 1,025,105 Ravelers have been active … Continue reading
Right before Christmas Marisa knitted three (three!) Patchwork wraps. Just like that – all of them stunning. She showed them on her (German) blog Maschenfein and I wondered (a) how can she be so fast (b) how do you knit … Continue reading
It has been silent over here lately. And it’s not that I didn’t do much, it’s just – well – different. What’s the point in taking pictures of small progress? Pictures of the same wrap over and over. See those markers? … Continue reading
Friday night Julius brought home his mid term report card. In short: His mother is proud. He did very well! All else was basketball and knitting (same old, same old). Julius had no game but some specific workout and therefore … Continue reading
There is no rhythm (yet) in my blogging in 2015 … Even though I feel like knitting night and day, there is hardly anything to blog about. I try though. Right now, I have two “major WIPs” to knit and … Continue reading
The yellow shawl and the yellow loop-poncho-neckwarmer – both knitted in the same pattern. However, outcome and effect are totally different. Weird.
Again, blocking did its magic. The wrap is done and it turned out to be just the way I wanted it to be. Makes me happy – can you tell?