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Why Handknit Sock Fit is SO Important

Why Handknit Sock Fit is SO Important

I’m a freak show. There, I said it. The truth is – my left foot is noticeably bigger than my right foot. It turns out I’m not alone in this. According to the Healthy Feet Store (which is on the Internet, so it must be […]

FO: Bootstrap Socks

FO: Bootstrap Socks

My first foray into Lara Neel’s excellent Sock Architecture book (and my seventh pair for 2015) were the Bootstrap socks. Why these socks now? Well, I heard about an idea that seemed fun, called the Personal Mystery Sock Club. You take sock yarn from your […]

Gleener: A Review

Gleener: A Review

Lately I’ve been hearing about the Gleener, a battery-free device designed to remove pills from knitting and knit fabric, on several podcasts. Everyone has raved about how it removes pills without pulling the knit fabric and doesn’t need batteries. I decided to give it a […]

Knitting Boutique’s Saturday Morning Breakfast Club Podcast: A Review

Knitting Boutique’s Saturday Morning Breakfast Club Podcast: A Review

I was pleasantly surprised to learn that the Knitting Boutique in MD, the store that would be my local yarn shop if I didn’t live in Kenya, has recently started a podcast called the Saturday Morning Breakfast Club. The hosts are the shop’s owners, Joyce […]

FO: wee Cria

FO: wee Cria

Today for you I have a baby sweater that I knit and gave away more than a month ago: the wee Cria by Ysolda Teague. Some dear friends are expecting their second baby this month, and I wanted to get the sweater to them before […]

2015 Goals: Pit Stop

2015 Goals: Pit Stop

Like every other blogger and their aunts, I set some goals for myself for the year back in January. Now that 2015 is halfway done (what what?), it seemed like a good idea to check in. Cause, umm… I don’t remember everything I wrote. Since […]