Category Archives: lace

Finish Up Spring Knitting…

Spring in Central Park As I mentioned in a previous post, during August I will complete a few WIPs.  Obviously I was diverted by my Crocheting Adventure (Confession: I am still on the adventure and working on a 3rd Owl … Continue reading

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Knitting to Roaring Twenties Jazz

Like many communities around the country, Altadena has summer concerts in a park.  In our case the concerts are in the amphitheater at  Farnsworth Park.  Each week the music is different – Thank you Los Angeles County Sheriffs and the … Continue reading

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Cram Knitting…

My good intentions/goals of blogging 3 times a week hasn’t been happening lately.  What has gotten in the way?  Busy at work, busy with the kids, and I did have a bit of a bug.  But I have managed to … Continue reading

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Christmas in July?

I help with the Newsletter for Abuelita’s Knitting and Needlepoint and I started a new section called “Gift-ology.”  The idea is to share potential knitting, crocheting, stitching, and craft gift ideas.  I thought that you might to see the ideas … Continue reading

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Lunch Time Knitting…. or Ripping

Taking It Out at Lunch rather than Take Out at Lunch My “as yet unnamed lace scarf” pattern was humming along.  Although the pattern is 20 rows, I almost had it memorized.  Almost, because I obviously I don’t and I … Continue reading

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Taming of the Tails… or What do Bread Ties and Yarn have in Common

Somewhere I saw bread ties used to keep yarn neat on knitting projects and thought it was a great idea.  But I could never remembered to save the ties – finally I did. I am knitting Spring in Central Park … Continue reading

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Summer Silk Scarf

Last week, I finished and blocked Alegria by Emma Fassio in ITO Silk and I love everything about it.  Emma Fassio is a designer I watch on Ravelry and I knit a couple of Azzu scarf/shawls.  I modified this a bit … Continue reading

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