Last week at this time I was struggling to stay awake after my flights from London to Philadelphia, and Philly back to Albany. Today, with jet lag a memory, four loads of clean laundry waiting to be folded on the spare bed, and our lilacs not yet ready to burst as these had already in … Continue reading Traveling knitter: Some fun UK crafty destinations
This is one I can't easily answer. I have absolutely no preference when it comes to fiber content, weight, color, pattern, brand, etc. I don't like scratchy yarn, I don't care for linen, but when it comes to choosing a favorite, I couldn't really settle on anything in particular. That being said, I appreciate certain … Continue reading Naknicromo day 25: Favorite yarn to work with?
Up until very recently (as in, since doing this Naknicromo exercise), the answer has been "more." But after sharing my stash a week ago, I realized that I need to come up with a formula for paring down my yarn collection. I have both yarn with specific projects in mind, and random yarn I've bought … Continue reading Naknicromo day 19: More yarn? Or less?
Today's a good day to start a new blog. I've abandoned two others. I never knew exactly what my niche should be. All the blog experts say you've got to have a niche, be an expert in some area, provide some expertise no one else can, develop your brand, etc. None of that ever worked … Continue reading Getting started