Free Knitting Patterns · knitting

50,000 Years of Textile History in 30 Minutes (Plus How to Pee in Space) | Interweave

I was an adult when a chance encounter with a ball of yarn changed my life. Waiting in line for the ladies’ room at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, I examined the contents of a glass case. It contained a rather crinkled-looking ball of yarn, attached to a stick. I was looking… Continue reading 50,000 Years of Textile History in 30 Minutes (Plus How to Pee in Space) | Interweave

Destash · knitting

How much yarn would a Yarnaholic yarn, if a Yarnaholic could yarn yarn

OK, so that might not be the best post title in the world, but it certainly gets my point across! Having read and taken to heart the Ravelry blog post from January 13th (Ravelry Resolutions) I started bringing out my stash from its various hiding places storage spots in the house and uploading the details.… Continue reading How much yarn would a Yarnaholic yarn, if a Yarnaholic could yarn yarn

knitting · Ravelry

The Mitts! The Mitts!

There *might* be enough leftover yarn from the Fresh Till Cowl to knit a pair of mitts to go with it, but I've knit the same go-to half-mitt pattern over and over until I am blue in the face. (Ha! Half-pun) I'll probably knit them again, but would like to incorporate the eyelet row somewhere… Continue reading The Mitts! The Mitts!