About Me

I'm a married knitter, crocheter, and newbie spinner living in the Maryland suburbs with my photographer- computer geek hubby, 3 cats, and 3 dogs. And yarn. A LOT of yarn. Just ask my hubby.


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Thanks and Updates

Thank you guys for the good wishes for N. I heard from Steve yesterday afternoon – N made it through the surgery just fine and was home and resting. If you want to keep up with him, Steve should be updating his blog, too.

In other news, this morning I used my brand-new goLITE, purchased […]

Mystery Stole Update

First of all, thank you for your lovely comments on the Simply Knitting thing. I am thrilled beyond belief. And if you are looking for it (in the US), remember that it’s the October issue, so we probably won’t see it for another couple of weeks. My copy came directly from the editor I was […]

Mystery Stole Update #2

Clue #2 came out today, and I’ve been working merrily away on it. The design is semi-symmetrical, worked from both ends and grafted together in the middle. From what I can glean so far, it looks like clues #1-5 will be the same on both ends, and then clue #6 will be the center motif, […]

Mystery Stole KAL 4!

And so it begins! Clue #1 came out yesterday, and I finished it up a few minutes ago, after a relaxing Friday night watching “A Fish Called Wanda” and a morning of Kris playing BioShock.

And before you tell me I’m moving fast, someone in the MS4 Ravelry group was done yesterday […]

Decisions. I Think.

So, yeah, I am a Libra. We are notoriously indecisive. But, I think I have some decisions made in preparation for Mystery Stole 4. I did MS3 last year, and had a blast (not to mention ending up with a gorgeous stole to boot), so when Melanie opened up signups for this year, I was […]

Ravelympics Prep!

OK, so in spite of the temptation of being referred to as “Sparkle Butt” (Thank you, Nikk…), I think I’m going to err on the side of durability and make the skirt out of the hemp. It should wear like iron, and it will just get softer the more I wash and dry it. I […]