Knitting is back in my life

Knitting is back in my life

For the first three Wednesdays in November, I taught a knitting class that I had committed to before I’d injured my wrist. I hadn’t canceled, because I’d hoped that my wrist would no longer be in pain. By the night of the first class, my wrist was...

Adventures in sewing after a knitting injury

There’s just something about size 8 or 9 knitting needles that my hands do not like. I was knitting away, making great progress on a baby blanket for a friend using two strands of fingering weight sock yarn held double on size 8 needles. It’s knit from the...
Astrid’s not-so-baby blanket.

Astrid’s not-so-baby blanket.

I’ve been working on this blanket for Astrid since early December and I’m not tired of knitting it. I’m 3/5 of the way done. I say 3/5 because I’ve got five skeins of the yarn and I’ve used three. I meant it to be a baby blanket, but...