Month: October 2007

  • FO: noro shawl-with-sleeves

    Snappy name, no? Heh. Pattern: my own Yarn: Noro Silk Garden, col. 269, 9 skeins (more like 8.5) Needles: Denise 6.5 mm Notes: This was a quick, easy knit! I’ve wanted to make something like this for a long time – it’s just a rectangle with sleeves attached. Kate’s got an accurate sketch of the […]

  • rhinebeck wrap-up, vol. 2

    Not so much with the words today, so click on through for a lowdown on what I done got. I didn’t take photos of things I gave to other people, and yeah, that last one in the corner there was a bit of a surprise. But ooh, shiny. 1. grafton fibres needles, 2. cormo/silk, 3. […]

  • rhinebeck wrap-up, vol. 1

    Well. What’s there to say about Rhinebeck that hasn’t been said already – great weather, cute sheep, lots of people, lots of yummy yarn and fibre, etc. etc. I really needed the weekend away following a pretty shitty week (breakup), and my buds Jaya and rachel m. were just the ticket (along with some retail […]