Tag Archives: Holidays

Knitted Gifts for People in Warm Climates

Have you been wanting to start your holiday knitting, but are stymied by the fact that your nearest and dearest don’t need protection from winter weather?  I’ve been there — most of my in-laws live in Florida, and while they … Continue reading

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Holiday Knitting, Patterns now available on Etsy

Three of my patterns, the Riley Hat, Ariella Hat, and Bianca Bag are now available from my Etsy Shop.  These three patterns are quick knits — perfect for holiday gifts! This year I scaled back my holiday knitting a bit, … Continue reading

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Holiday gifts

Well, life with a newborn is not very conducive to lots of knitting, that’s for sure!  Nevertheless, when my mom called a week ago to say that she finally had an idea for what I could do for my dad … Continue reading

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Christmas Stocking

So, first of all, I completely failed at taking a break from the Christmas sweaters for the niblings.  The bad news is, I’m now utterly sick of the pattern.  The good news is that all six sweaters are done.  My … Continue reading

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Taking a Break from Christmas Knitting

I am now officially halfway done with the Christmas sweaters for the niblings.  I finished Elizabeth’s last weekend on the way home from our trip to Washington, D. C.   I did start Lily’s, and I may continue to work … Continue reading

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Knitting, Children, and Sweaters

I suppose I should start out by saying that I am an only child.  No siblings.  Just me.   I really always wanted siblings, but it was not to be (I did eventually figure out, by about age five, that … Continue reading

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More sweaters!

Ok everyone… I am now *seriously* on a yarn diet for the next year.  I have plenty of yarn to knit, and I need to not accumulate any more unless it’s for a commission.  I have, however, completed the Christmas … Continue reading

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