Knitted projects that make pictures for Harry Potter fans.
I was starting a new knitting project, and came across something I'd never seen before. The instructions gave the gauge "in the round." Since I was with my knitting group when I read this, I asked if it really mattered whether the swatch was knit flat (by going back and forth) or in the round... Continue Reading →
As an introvert, it's easy to think that I don't need to belong to groups, especially for activities that I normally do by myself. I've been a knitter for decades, but have never joined a club. When a friend asked me to join a small on-going group of knitters for a weekly get-together, my eyes... Continue Reading →
I love knitting socks. I've made so many pairs that I have my favorite pattern memorized. At the same time, doing the same thing over and over can be a little tedious. New approaches to a familiar activity can liven things up. Unfortunately, working with a new pattern also has it's challenges. An interesting book... Continue Reading →