Happy 2013!

Happy new year and happy post holiday season (aka good sales time)! It’s been a busy/lazy couple of weeks.  I took from the Monday before Christmas through yesterday off work and had a really good time over the holidays hanging out and playing tourist. I even paid *full price* admission to the National Aquarium. The plan…

It’s That Time of Year

My self-imposed schedule to post part 2 of the Holiday Cabled Wreath with the poinsettia instructions was today. Clearly I’ve missed that goal. But I’m really pleased to have done a bunch of other things because it’s that time of year when it seems like I’m trying to get a million things done all at…

Part One: Holiday Cabled Wreath

After about a week of tweaking and trying to make sure I give good (or at least reasonably clear) instructions, I’m happy to post Part One of the The Holiday Cabled Wreath. The Holiday Cabled Wreath is a great and relatively quick knitting project. I think I spent a total of about twelve hours knitting…

How many hexipuffs can you knit…

On the round-trip between Baltimore and Bethesda? Apparently you can knit five, although mine aren’t really hexipuffs. I’m doing hexiflats for my Beekeeper’s Quilt. My older sister visited for Thanksgiving so I took advantage of the car ride to knit hexipuffs. I haven’t worked on my quilt in about six weeks, and  I have an overflowing…

Holiday Silly

Today’s knitting is a holiday silly…finished object to be revealed tomorrow.