Tag Archives: LYS

Wedding Blanket, or Blocking Makes a Big Difference

I have no biological siblings.  But, growing up, there were several families my family was very close to, and I think of the other kids in the those families as pseudo-siblings (we went on vacation together, we played together, we … Continue reading

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A Blanket for Jesse

It seems appropriate to blog about this project today, the day my baby boy turns six months old (how the heck did that happen?!). When you’re a knitter, fall is really the best time to have a baby, and this … Continue reading

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Maryland

On the recent trip to visit my husband’s family, there was lots of knitting.  My mother-in-law Karen is a knitter, so this isn’t terribly surprising.  On the plane ride to Baltimore, I finished the body of the Huron sweater I … Continue reading

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Raha Scarf, Socks, and a cute kid

The holiday knitting is almost over — I’m done with everything except for half of three gifts! When those are done, it’ll be some quick baby knitting, then quickly finishing up my Lush and Lacy cardigan, then onto James’s sweater … Continue reading

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Woolcott & Co. Closing

In case you missed it, Woolcott & Co. is closing.  This is sad, as I’m pretty sure this was the first yarn store I ever went to (I won’t say “stepped foot in” because I’m betting I was too young … Continue reading

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Lots and lots of baby hats

I’m almost done with all the baby knitting! I’ve finished a hat for (in order of due date) Maria and Luis’s baby, Darlene and Frank’s baby, Mike and Olivia’s baby, and Karen and Cesar’s baby. Since none of them have … Continue reading

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Stitch House Baby Sweater Contest

Well, I didn’t win.  To be honest, of the two votes I cast, only one was for my own sweater since there was another one I thought was cuter (though it didn’t win either).    Oh well.  Maybe next time!  In … Continue reading

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