WIP: Something Simple

Milk Run Shawl WIP

Milk Run Shawl WIP

I’m obsessed with Knit Picks, if you haven’t guessed that yet. One of my favorite things about their podcast is listening to Kelley Petkun talk about her many projects. She has one for every single kind of knitting mood/situation you can imagine. I don’t think I can juggle as many as her, but I’ve been adding to my WIP pile again.

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Steady Going: An Aran for Ken

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Getting there!

Before I get too far going, I just want to say congratulations to my sister-in-law and brother-in-law on the safe arrival of their new beautiful baby girl! She arrived this morning and is just gorgeous and healthy and wonderful. Unfortunately, we live an ocean away, so there will be no cuddles for us, but we can still enjoy the pictures!

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Slow Progress and Learning the Art of Patience

Slow, but steady

Slow, but steady

The joke in my family every time my husband or I bring up that I’m knitting him a sweater is that he’ll get it in a few years, if ever. I’m a fairly slow knitter, especially with big projects, and I’m very often distracted by fun small projects in between. Still, progress is progress, no matter how slow.

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Oh Christmas Stocking, Oh Christmas Stocking

Silent Night WIP

Silent Night WIP

Well, the world is supposedly going to end tomorrow. I’m in the non-believer set, particularly as if it does end, I’ve been rushing to finish these stockings for no reason! Not to mention, would the world really end before the Doctor Who Christmas Special?

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