More Spring Cables

My Spring Cables bag is speeding along. I love how it's coming out! So far my adaptations are working out just as planned. My bag is looking like the pattern pic, but without the second layer. YAY! (My yarn budget thanks me.) This will be the back of the bag and the flap. I love […]

Spring Cables

I have been drooling over this bag for quite some time. It's a free pattern from Lion Brand called Sweater Bag. I finally found the right yarn and decided it was time that I had my longed-for bag. I chose to use Sensations Licorice yarn. It's a Super Bulky weight 100% wool yarn. It's nice […]

Robin Hood Hat for my Boy

I recently knitted cabled hats for my husband and my older son. This prompted my eleven year old son to beg for a cabled hat of his own. I convinced him that he did not want one just like theirs, but one that was totally different. He settled on Nottingham. (or here on Ravelry) He […]

My yarn habit justified

Check out this article . If you're a knitter, then you know that knitting can involve using math to alter or design patterns. But~ did you know that knitting can help advance math and science? Totally interesting. And it gives us all a very good rationalization for our yarn habits! We're expanding our understanding of […]