Faux Fair Isle

This is school vacation week, so my socks are on hold until the kids start back at school. Simply stated, I need to concentrate on the socks and Miss ME and E don't allow that to happen. A while back, Marly Bird introduced Red Heart SuperSaver Fair Isle yarn. I saw it on sale at … Continue reading Faux Fair Isle


My First Heel

I have completed Week #3 of Marly Bird's KAL. This has been a great learning experience and finally got me to cast on socks! The stitch pattern is Eye of Partridge. This section went very quickly, so now I am awaiting Week #4's instructions. I am so glad I cast on both socks. It will … Continue reading My First Heel

Book Date

Joining Book Date with this weeks reads. I finished listening to The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper and loved it! If you are looking for a good audio book, try Arthur. The narrator is wonderful and it is a sweet story of a man discovering his wife's past. My current listen is The Book of … Continue reading Book Date

My First Socks

One of the reasons I started knitting was to eventually knit socks. I love seeing everyone's socks (Hermione's EveryDay Socks on Ravelry-22K+ made...I want to make them!) I purchased a Craftsy class to learn how to make them. I watched it. I never made them. I saw Attic 24 make socks with a  teeny tiny … Continue reading My First Socks

Yarn Along

Joining Yarn Along and Book Date. I finished listening to The Wright Brothers and I LOVED it! Ever since I heard David McCullough narrate Ken Burns' Civil War, I have loved his voice and felt like I was watching a Wright Brothers documentary in my own head as I listened. I learned a great deal … Continue reading Yarn Along

Book Date

Hello! I am still reading my current read, Erotic Stories for Punjabi Widows. This past week I finished two audiobooks. The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin came on my radar via Quince & Co. Yarns. There was a blog post about Chloe's knitting and how people were knitting items in the color way of the book … Continue reading Book Date