Spring Hath Sprung and Happy Bearthday!

Or perhaps one can say it’s peeking around the corner, hesitantly moving forward in fits and starts:).  That’s OK – I’ll take it! The past week or so has been pretty much same old same old. Not a whole bunch to report, except I did finally finish the Bright Sweater! That last sleeve took sooooo long toContinue reading “Spring Hath Sprung and Happy Bearthday!”

There’s this Earning A Living thing going on…

Which is why I don’t have much to report regarding knitting progress.  I am about to begin the fifth pattern repeat (of seven) on the left sleeve of the Bright Sweater.  After that is done all that is left to do is weaving in the very few ends to be woven in and then blocking. Continue reading “There’s this Earning A Living thing going on…”

An Embarassment of Riches and Stash Enhancement:)

Oh boy… what a week it’s been on the knitting front.  Am in the home stretch for the Bright Sweater (finally!) with four more repeats of the sleeve patterning for the second (left) sleeve and then the twisted stitch ribbing and stockinette roll at the cuff.  I actually tried it on and – who knew?- itContinue reading “An Embarassment of Riches and Stash Enhancement:)”

I heard a rumor that Spring is coming.

Or so they say:).  I am doing the one thing I never liked: not attending church the Sunday after the holiday – so lazy of me.  It’s hard to believe it’s only one week since Easter, which in the western church tradition was last Sunday. Today is Easter for the Orthodox and Eastern rite Catholics.  HappyContinue reading “I heard a rumor that Spring is coming.”