I knit a pair of gloves that don’t match and I’m not sure what to do. They’re made from a yarn with a slow color change, one I tried to counteract by using two balls and alternating every row, but they still came out completely different colors. They’re clearly from the same pattern, but do not look like a pair at all.Continue reading Handknit Glove Dilemma: To Match Or Not To Match?
I’ve never made a penny from knitting, and I sincerely doubt I ever will. Our society is constantly challenging us … More Profiting From Knitting (Without Making Money)
One of my favorite things about winter is getting to wear my hand-knit socks every day. They make me smile … More Too Many Socks?
Last week, a reader asked if I had finished making my Frost Slippers yet. I was embarrassed to admit I … More Finishing the Frost Slippers, or You Can’t Complete Projects You’ve Forgotten About
As I feared , I didn’t have the energy to attend all the sessions of the wonderful Wild Wonder Nature Journaling Conference . Since I was still interested in participating as much as possible, I took note of the daily challenges, but wasn’t sure I had the steam for them. Fortunately, one of the first sessions I attended gave me a tool to deal with this problem.Continue reading How to Nature Journal Even Though You Are Tired