Category Archives: knitting

Knitting

I have been knitting some scarves, just to reacquaint myself with the machine. I rediscovered knitting on the bias – it’s wonderful when you do it on purpose. See the shaped edges on the ends of the scarves, no shaping … Continue reading

Posted in knitting, stuff I made, Weaving, work in progress | Leave a comment

I love wool

So, the knitting machine was under the bed for fifteen years. A couple of months ago I got it out, cleaned and oiled it. A few weeks ago I checked and sorted my hoard of yarn. On Saturday I had … Continue reading

Posted in clothes I made, knitting, stuff I made, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

first knitted item for over 10 years

    I bought some inexpensive yarn and using a childs knitting loom, knit myself this funky scarf.  B thinks it is funny but my friends like it. So far this year, I am managing to finish something every week.  Yah … Continue reading

Posted in knitting, stuff I made, Uncategorized | Tagged | 4 Comments