My “ah mah” (grandma) lives in Malaysia where it averages about 30 degrees celsius all year round, but she has requested a pair of gloves because apparently, her hands get cold! Her specific requests were: Longer cuff to cover more of her arm Covers most of her fingers… …BUT NOT ALL THE WAY A few … More Barely Fingerless Gloves
My double-pointed needles were giving me grief and I was just about ready to snap them and throw them across the room! But instead I set them aside and pulled out my circular needles and decided to give two-at-a-time socks a try. I have been researching sock patterns in attempt to find the optimal method … More Two-at-a-Time Socks Give Me Anxiety
Last year, my sister grew her hair out so she could donate it to make a wig for a cancer patient. It was a long and frustrating wait, as she’s always had short hair. I get the feeling that the saying “you don’t know what you’ve got ’til it’s gone” applies here, however. In anticipation of … More Thought you might be feeling a little bald…
As January has come to an end it’s really starting to hit me that it’s 2017! Knitting/crochet quickly became such a core part of my identity this past year, to myself and many others. It was never something I spoke often about before that year. It was always something I did in secret in my little … More Welcome to the Fam!