September 2022 Goals

I actually finished some things this month! September might make things a little more difficult, since we are moving a few hours away. Wish me luck! Completed in August: Granny Blanket - crochetNapatree Tee - knitSeamless Circular Dishcloth - knit Current WIPs: Very Green Socks - knitSingle Malt - knit August Goals in review: Start... Continue Reading →

Granny Blanket finished!

I've been so obsessed with my tee knitting that I had a hard time finishing up this project. But I finally pushed myself to wrap up the border and get all my ends woven in. Overall I'm pretty happy with how this one turned out. It is definitely a scrappy, stash buster of a project,... Continue Reading →

August 2022 Goals

Everything is way too hot but I'm still over here knitting every day. That's dedication to the hobby. Completed in July: None?! This might be a first since I started doing monthly updates! Current WIPs: Granny Blanket - crochetNapatree Tee - knitVery Green Socks - knit July Goals in review: Get to the sleeve separation... Continue Reading →

Granny Blanket progress (21)

Hopefully this will be my last Granny Blanket update before it is finished. I tried out a simple spike stitch border pattern, and I liked it enough to keep going. Now I'm about halfway finished with the round. I get frustrated sometimes with crochet because I have to take lots of breaks to avoid injuring... Continue Reading →

Granny Blanket progress (20)

It's granny blanket day! I finished one border row since last week. The project is at a good point now. Either I can call it finished now, or I can add one more border row I have been planning. I think this weekend I will try out the stitch I have in mind. If I... Continue Reading →

Granny Blanket progress (19)

It is Thursday, the unofficial day to check in on my granny blanket! There's big news this week: I managed to finish the body of the blanket and start in on the border. Once the white granny-stitch row is done I think I want to add another row or two in another stitch, but otherwise... Continue Reading →

Granny Blanket progress (18)

I missed a week of progress updates on my blanket because I was too busy showing off my Fluff Nugget fixes last week. There's quite a few new rows since the last time you've seen it. I really like this particular section, especially the way the browns fade into each other and are offset by... Continue Reading →

July 2022 Goals

We're well and truly into summertime now. That means we're inching closer to autumn, my favorite time of year. As long as I can survive the next few hot, humid months I'll be rewarded with sweater weather! Completed in June: Newborn Vertebrae - knitWingspan Overdye Experiment - yarn dyeing Fluff Nugget fix - knit Current... Continue Reading →

Granny Blanket progress (17)

There's not a lot of progress to show on my blanket this week, but I did at least add a couple rows. I honestly haven't spent as much time crocheting or knitting this week. I'm not sure why that is, but I am not worried about it. Hobby interest always fluctuates a bit, and in... Continue Reading →

Granny Blanket progress (16)

It's time once again for my weekly blanket update, and once again I'm in shock that I keep working on it even though it is summertime. In fact I've managed to make a fair bit of progress since last week. I enjoy the fact that this is such a mindless project, and unlike the miles... Continue Reading →

Granny Blanket progress (15)

I'm proud of myself that I still made some progress on my blanket this week. I've definitely slowed down but at least I've managed to add a few rows. Every time I finish off a ball of yarn for this project it makes me very happy. It is starting to get to a reasonable size... Continue Reading →

June 2022 Goals

Summer is officially here. I'll be hiding inside with the air conditioning until it is safe to go back out while wearing hand knits again. Completed in May: Caramel Socks - knitWingspan - knit Current WIPs: Granny Blanket - crochetNapatree Tee - knit May Goals in review: Finish my Wingspan. Done!* The asterisk is because... Continue Reading →

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