Category: Knitting

Titleless Tuesday.

I’ve decided that alliteration is cool and fun and more entertaining than anything I could come up with for a title. So instead of racking my brain trying to come up with one I am coming up with an entire concept. Now on Tuesdays, NO TITLE….it’s revolutionary, it’s forward thinking, it’s new order (well not …

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Yarn sale….

Now there’s two words that sound perfect together. Saturday was the annual Ewe Asked for it sale (no website, darn!) It starts at 8 in the morning and I like to get there before they open because 1. I’m a geek and 2. The most interesting people are always there first thing (stop laughing). This …

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Note to self….

Oy Vey….when you post a comment to the Yarn Harlot and you happen to be first, perhaps you should check your latest post because your traffic is going to go way up.  All I can picture is knitters the world over spewing coffee at their screen’s or accidently dropping stitches when they ‘zip over’ to …

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Birthday Bounty

Okay, so as I write this I’m rather pissed that my blog is taking away from some quality knitting time…why you ask….because my birthday was a bounty of knitting not to be rivaled…and I need to get back to it! The list. 1. ball winder (oldest kid who wrapped and put his name of the …

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Life’s like that……

Friday was a crazy day.  My last day of taking care of the child that shall remain nameless after a week with no Italian goddess who normally cares for him.  Apparently to cap of this week the little shit angel decided that I’d had it too easy, there would be no napping today, there would …

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Oh no….oh sweet Lord NO!!!!!!

Why?  Do the crafting gods HATE me?!?!??!?!? I need this!  Desperately….I’m already thinking what I could make with it…..Oh no…..and have you SEEN how expensive it is on Ebay…..but just imagine the cutest knitting bag i could make with this, or I could use it to build my craft room design around, or I could, …

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Tuesday

Curious isn’t it.  How I come up with charming titles time after time!  I know many of you are scratching your heads wondering how on earth I do it.  Many of my nonblogging and non-knitting friends are constantly asking me where I find the time for all this…..the knitting AND the blogging.  I tell them what …

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SP10 contest…

aw man! there are contests too?!?!?!??! This is just crazy! ok so my favorite yarn is (and be sure this is a flickle thing that changes like Alberta weather) Opal self striping sock yarn. the only yarn i don’t particularily like is the cheap acrylic “eyelash” and other such types. I love me some natural …

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Fairmont

The holiday was fantastic, we did more this year than last and we spent the whole week exploring On the way home we stopped in Canmore because I had heard there was a knitting store that was not to be missed (as if any knitting store is to be missed).  Here I am looking stunning …

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We’re back!

And man was THAT fun! I even found a knitting store on the way home in Canmore, AND took pics….will update soon, very tired, need to pee.