Here it is- the thing that has been filling my little bits of time between being mom and keeping up a farmstead:
There is just something about seeing these little people around me with yarn and needles in their hands. The joy that lights up their faces when a tangle of string turns into a thing! Perhaps it is because I feel that same sense of accomplishment when I create a thing, that it excites me so to watch…… Continue reading A Nation of Knitters
Every skill comes with it’s own set of tools and know-how. This posting is especially for the newbee who is overwhelmed with the options of needles in the craft store or online. Other knitters might read on just to see if they learn something new, or you might have some valuable knowledge to lend us…… Continue reading Knitting Toolbag: the needles
“I want to take each outfit and make sure it was made lovingly, and really want him to enjoy seeing pictures later of all the things that were made just to make him special ..”
Just for fun I decided to time myself knitting a row the American (or english) way, holding the yarn in the right hand, against Continental, holding the yarn in the left hand. I got some interesting results!