I may be a nerd, but absolutely love ice hockey. My favorite team is the Philadelphia Flyers, and I watch whatever game they are playing in that I can on TV. Hockey is the only sport that I will pay money to go see, too. I also love to knit while I watch hockey. In […]Read More Hockey and Knitting
Beading Night was a minor disaster this week. I was going to attach my clasp and basically the entire necklace fell apart. I pretty much just cleaned up the mess and will try again later, maybe. This whole thing sort of followed a pattern my entire day, too. Perhaps I was just too tired. Frustrated. […]Read More Beading Night 4
One thing I love about the Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire is all the beautiful artisan products. Jewelry, glass, blacksmithing, woodwork, they are all at the Ren Faire, but I discovered one place that made me excited. My friend Joan and I had been at the Faire no less than ten minutes when I saw it: a […]Read More KareDan Farming Intitiative
I think I might be suffering from a tad case of sweater burn out. I’ve finished the right side panel and am now working on the back. More stitches means more time. My teacher Gail did warn us of this, though. Still, I’m chugging away. Perseverance! I did take a little time out this past […]Read More Long Lean Sweater: Week Three
Sorry if this is a spoiler for you, but I couldn’t resist.Read More Getting Ready for the Wedding of River Song….
I am impressed with the service at Jimmy Beans Wool online store. More specifically, I’m impressed with their customer service. Last week I placed an order for some hard-to-find needles. No problem. Not long after I placed my order, I got a personal e-mail from one of their employees saying that one of the items […]Read More Customer Service Rave: Jimmy Beans Wool
I took a little time out from knitting my sweater and beaded for a little bit, as I have been doing on Wednesday nights. I continued work on the Pure Innocence set, completing the bracelet and the two pairs of earrings. I’m getting better with my loops, though they still look sort of bad. I […]Read More Beading Night 3