Tag Archives: abuelita’s knitting and needlepoint

Marking My Place

“You only live knit once (unless you make a mistake and have to do it over and over…) , but if you do it right, once is enough .” ― Mae West (adjusted by Kathi) Recently I wrote an article … Continue reading

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Junction Creek Spa Resort – $22 a night

Girls’ Campout and Knitting Sessions After dropping my son off for his backpacking trip I had 4 days to vacation in the Durango before Parent Orientation at Fort Lewis College – (my husband was in NY for business and flew to … Continue reading

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Picking Up and Knitting-On

Finishing My Silk Scarf Beachy colors, sand and blue, keep popping in my head to remind me of this summer’s trips to San Onofre where I watched my middle daughter surf. My new design and the creamy yarn  remind me … Continue reading

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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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Crocheting must be like riding a bike…

I remembered how to crochet!! While I learned to knit and crochet as a I child, I starting knitting regularly about 10 years ago.  As a child/teenager I crocheted more than I knit.  My Christmas Ornament boxes in the garage … Continue reading

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August Helpful Hint: Embroidery

A little Helpful Hint I wrote for the Abuelita’s Knitting and Needlepoint August Newsletter. The above cardigan is Little Kina, an (American Girl) doll sized version of Kina – by Muriela. Kina is a simple top down cardigan pattern and … 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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