Christmas Eve

December 24, 2009By Andi

I love Christmas eve. My family has a tradition of opening one present on Christmas eve. We spend most of the day lounging around, watching movies. It’s awesome. I hope everyone has a nice Christmas eve with the people that they love.

Tacky Holiday Sweaters

December 22, 2009By Andi

My neighbor always has a Christmas party and she has the sort of friends that go crazy over stuffed Santas and light up snowman figurines. They’re delightfully tacky. My sister and I always plan on buying tacky holiday sweaters for my neighbor’s party but we always forget. This year we remembered but we couldn’t find … Read More

Blue Flowers

December 21, 2009By Andi

About a year ago my sister bought me two skeins of yarn to make her hats with. I told her I’d make one right away and the other, well it might take until August because I was working on a sweater. It actually took me until October to do it. Oops. I waited until now … Read More

TDR

December 18, 2009By Andi

This was my first top down raglan with out using a pattern. Apparently I have trouble deciding when things are really finished because I was done with this sweater in October but I was trying to decide if I wanted to rip it out and re-knit the bottom. Below freezing weather made me decide that … Read More

My Basic Purse

December 16, 2009By Andi

This is the third incarnation of this purse. I made a similar one as a present for a friend when I was a junior in high school. I made some changes that suit my own purse habits and made myself this version of the bag. It still had problems (like I didn’t put a zipper … Read More