Category Archives: Knitting

Not Really Resolutions for 2011

For 2011, I didn’t make any actual resolutions, but I am starting some new stuff for 2011, which I hope will stick around: 1. I joined a reading challenge. I made a pledge to read 50 books in 2011. I … Continue reading

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So I apparently love to knit lace

I finally drank the kool-aid and started a lace shawl. It’s for a very important future date, tbd.

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Smarter Knitters Than Me – Jacquie

Some people are knitting geniuses. Jacquie is one of them. She has created a Java dohicky for making knitting charts, and is kind enough to make it available for free. This is especially handy for converting old written instructions into … Continue reading

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Sharing the knitting love

Last year my mom signed me up for Operation Beanie, and I knit 10 beanies in one month for soldiers. This year my aunt said she wanted to knit scarves. So I’m going to send scarves to Handmade Especially for … Continue reading

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Ichthys, now a free download

Suggested Yarn: Knit Picks Felici – Martinique, or another self striping yarn Needles: US Size 1 Gauge: 7 st to 1″ Yardage: 215-300 yds. 215 yds for size small anklets (pictured) Sizes: Small – Approximate circumference 9 inches, Large – … Continue reading

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Ichthys, now with directions (Size Small)

Icthys is Greek for fish, and the symbol is widely recognized as the “Jesus Fish”, although I wouldn’t say there is anything religious about knitting these socks. Continue reading

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One sock down…

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