Hello everyone! I've had a few crazy weeks with training for my job, end of school stuff and prepping for a business trip. I'm actually typing this blog post from the airport on my way home! I have a few photo updates for you, though!This last weekend I started back on my socks. I figured… Continue reading My Weeks In Stitches
Hooray, I finished the Easter sweater! I'm really happy with it - it fits, it feels so soft, and it got lots of compliments at church LOL. People hugged me and stroked the fabric, then said, "Wow you made that?!?" followed pretty quickly by "You look amazing, by the way!" It feels nice to have… Continue reading My Weeks In Stitches – A Finish!
The past few weeks have been almost all Christmas gifts. They are finished and (mostly) delivered now, so I can focus on other things!Great Is Thy Faithfulness is finished! I've started on Doro Theos:The plan when I started this was to stitch Doro Theos twice - once in each of the variegated threads I got to… Continue reading My Weeks In Stitches
I'm just kidding; I would never ever do that! But you're reading!Yes, I know what the productivity experts say about focus and really being able to devote attention to tasks. And I think we've had this conversation before on this blog. I think a creative person needs a certain amount of chaos to sort out,… Continue reading This Year I Resolve To Work On One Project At A Time
Progress pics! And kids growing up too fast!Let's start with this year's Seahawks socks (I dubbed them Volume 12, referring to the loud fanbase in Seattle - the cabled side gusset reminded me of the 12 hawk wings on the uniforms). The original pattern, which the designer called Maeva, can be found here. Holy Cables,… Continue reading My Week In Stitches
Sorry for skipping out last week, I was focused on getting a baby package ready to mail. I can't wait for the mommy-to-be to open it and see the cuteness inside! Also, I was starting a new personal knitting project. Don't judge me; at least there will be pictures!Shareable updates!Fairy Sisters - I really-really-really wanted… Continue reading My Weeks In Stitches – a "Sampling" of Work
I'm way late posting this week's update. Saturday was a weird day, that's all I can say. No, really, it's been a weird week. But it meant a large block of stitching time on Wednesday, and no blogging mojo this weekend.My kids' school called me during lunch on Tuesday to say my younger one had… Continue reading My Week In Stitches and A Mini Rant
It's just one piece of mail, but it's been sooooooo long since I had any stitching supplies arrive! Thanks to 123stitch for nearly instant gratification!There's not a lot here, but I'm excited about it!I put the throw pillow from my bed behind so you can see how nicely the colors work together - this will… Continue reading Happy Mail Day To Me!