Archive for December, 2006

Spoiled Again

Santa dropped off my gifts at my mom’s house again this year. It seems he won’t take the address changes of the oh, past eleven years. But he did pick out some fantastic knitting books for me! Sweaters From Camp, Classic Style, Celtic Dreams Cornell hat a gift for DH from one of my sisters […]

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Finished + Gifted: Sienna Cardigan

I have to say, I really enjoy the way this cardigan came out. I spent the few days just before Christmas worrying about two things: was I going to finish it and would it fit my mom. Would it be too big? Too small? Too short? Too long? Was I going to have to skip […]

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A Sweater Machine

DH called me a sweater machine last night. I didn’t point him to the real sweater machine as I should have, but I guess I did make some progress over the weekend: Sienna Cardigan with lots of mods, half-seamed Sienna is my top priority right now since Christmas is in a week! I obviously need […]

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Just… Stuff

Hi, my name is jess and it’s been one week since my last post… stash enhancement Stories, left to right: You know how when someone brings a food item to your house and leaves the dish, you are not supposed to return the dish to them empty? I liken this yarn to that. See, when […]

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Alive and Well

I am still around. Knitting? A little. No spinning. What does that mean? Nothing to blog. Why have I been so sparse? A combination of the holidays, my job, the Caps recent homestand and the fact that I have been living at the ice skating rink. Unless I learn how to pause time, I don’t […]

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Fiddle Some More

Last night I caught the end of the Canucks-Ducks game and I suddenly felt compelled to start my Regia Canadian color Vancouver socks (click to see Carola’s version). Hey, Vancouver is one of my favorite cities and the ‘Nucks are one of my west coast teams. fiddley f’in’ cast on What’s this? Oh, my first […]

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