Who’s got the button?

The buttons I ordered for the (so far) nameless cowl finally arrived the other day. I got the darker shells, and they do look quite pretty on the cowl without taking too much away from the look of the knitting. Hooray! Thanks to everyone who commented in my Facebook group and on Instagram. You all helped me to decide. Kudos! …

Allergic to knitting in the round

I haven’t been very good about keeping my new blog up-to-date. Let’s try a short blog post. We’ll see if “short” works out. Fingers crossed. If you’ve been following me on Facebook, you’ll know something about the trials and tribulations I’ve had with the sweater I’m designing right now. It’s a little tank top, cables at the sides, cables at …

WIP Wednesday-ish

I was going to post about my current main project yesterday, on Wednesday—I even took pictures—but the day got… out of hand soon after that. Best laid plans and all that. Anyway, I was sent home from the June TNNA in Columbus with a luscious hank of lace weight Black Pearl from The YarnSisters, and the request for a shell-themed …

A brand new blog

Back on June 14 I announced in my old blog that we were going to upgrade my blogging software from WordPress v.really-really-really-old, to WordPress v.whatever-is-current. As most things, this has taken considerably more time that anticipated. Ha ha ha ha. Actually installing the new version of WP onto the server was, according to my webmaster/husband, amazingly simple. It’s the rest …