Work in Progress Wednesday #7

I’m participating in Work in Progress Wednesday at Freshly Pieced! I have been very good this week and stuck with the baby legwarmers without touching the Flying Arrows socks at all. I have been spending a lot of my evenings doing research for something that’s sort of a really big deal but that I shouldn’t… Continue reading Work in Progress Wednesday #7

Gauge is Important + New Yarn

So everyone always says that checking your gauge is important and I’ve had a few close calls with socks, where I really needed to block them or there’s no way they’d fit but aside from socks I don’t generally knit things that need to fit. I like to knit accessories and silly things, like wee… Continue reading Gauge is Important + New Yarn

Welcome to the World + Belated Birthdays

Wee one #3’s arrival was the most anticipated yet! Both her brother and sister were weeks early, so naturally we all assumed she’d be early as well. Imagine our collective surprise when she decided to arrive 3 days late! It’s amazing the things I put off or just didn’t do at all because I was… Continue reading Welcome to the World + Belated Birthdays

One Anniversary and Back to Back Birthdays

My parents celebrated their 30th anniversary a few weeks ago, I had a few silly ideas for the pearl anniversary that involved patterns with lots of ‘purls’ in them but nothing seemed quite right. If you’ve been reading this blog for any length of time you know how much I love knitting creatures and toys… Continue reading One Anniversary and Back to Back Birthdays