I have finally finished my first pair of socks. Fresh off the hooks this evening!! They were made out of some yarn I won from Spun Ware Over the Rainbow. I am so happy with how they turned out. The pattern I used was from The Knitting Squirrel. She has an amazing 4 part, step… Continue reading Yarnful Friday ~ For the Love of Socks!
Welp, I've done it again... I have been wanting to make my first pair of socks for so long I just couldn't wait anymore. I mean, I should have, but I just couldn't! Using the yarn I had dyed this summer by Mandy at Spun Ware Over the Rainbow, I broke down and found a… Continue reading Yarnful Thursday! More W.I.Ps
While I was at home, my mom and I met up with Mandy Poje of Spun Ware Over The Rainbow. Mandy has some beautiful yarn colors that she hand dyes in her home. She also spins fiber into yarn for some of her clients as well. I gave this spinning thing a try and let… Continue reading Yarnful Thursday ~ Spun Ware Over the Rainbow
Its so hard to stay focused on one yarn project at a time when you spend spare time waiting for appointments or when you can't sleep scanning Pinterest. This is why I end up where I am today... With a HUGE PHD load. And before you shake your head and wonder "what have I missed?"… Continue reading Working on My PHD.
I am on attempt number 3 of this darn thing... Three times a charm right? I didn't have the right crochet hook, so I though I would try a larger one. Nope, that didn't work. Then I tried a smaller one... nope, no go either. So I broke down and picked up the correct size… Continue reading Yarn-Full Thursday! ~ What I’m Up To