Hazel Knits Trunk Show

October 19, 2015By Andi

What is it about not having enough time to knit that makes new yarn so hard to resist? This weekend I went to the Hazel Knits trunk show at The Fiber Gallery expecting to maybe pick up some Cadence in Zest if they had it. They didn’t, but I still managed to find a big … Read More

There’s a Pink Chuck in My Future

December 22, 2014By Andi

I’ve got my yarn and pattern picked out for the Selfish Sweater KAL that starts on Friday. I finally decided on knitting another Chuck in bright pink. I was trying to pick out what color to use, and I realized that I don’t have many pink sweaters. Pink is a color that I sometimes struggle … Read More

Tempting Yarn

January 27, 2014By Andi

I don’t think I’ll ever be a serious stasher. I’ve had this yarn to make a second version of my colorwork hat sitting on my desk for a while now, and it’s so tempting to just drop everything and cast on! I usually have a few projects worth of yarn hiding around my apartment, but … Read More

Call Me Crazy

November 12, 2013By Andi

After declaring myself too busy to knit any Christmas presents (and then starting one anyway), I somehow found myself ordering Quince & Co. Finch in red and white to knit myself The Perfect Christmas Jumper by Susan Crawford. I don’t know why I thought that I had the spare time to knit myself a Christmas … Read More

Tis the Season for Orange Yarn

October 28, 2013By Andi

I didn’t go to Rhinebeck, but my friend Monica did, and I asked her to pick me up a skein of Miss Babs Yowza. I told her to surprise me with the color, and she clearly knows my taste! The color is called French Marigold. That same weekend was the┬áHazel Knits trunk show at the … Read More