Monthly Archives: March 2011

Where are they now? – 2KCBWDAY4

Since I haven’t knit that many projects yet it is pretty easy to remember where each one has gone. Most of my projects so far have ended up in the loving hands of someone else, or have been relegated to … Continue reading

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Tidy mind, tidy stitches a.k.a. my stash is a HOT MESS!! – 2KCBWDAY3

I think my stash characterized by the distinct lack of organization! I have skeins of yarn still in the USPS bags they were shipped in, yarn in plastic bags [within cardboard boxes], lovely wound cakes in airtight plastic bins, or … Continue reading

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Skill + 1UP – 2KCBWDAY2

Since I just learned to knit in June of 2010 (technically June 30, 2010), the entire last year of knitting for me has been full of new techniques. In fact, they were ALL new techniques! Here are some of the … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two (or three or four…) Yarns – 2KCBWDAY1

I came upon the post by Eskimimi Knits regarding the 2nd Annual Knitting and Crochet Blog Week and just knew it was the thing to get me going! What better way to start blogging than by writing along with bloggers, … Continue reading

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City Gal goes to Nash-Vegas!!

I had the pleasure of going to see the Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN last night! It was, as expected, an amazing and entertaining show!!!! I cast on the Kernel scarf by … Continue reading

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Plan-itis

So, I realized the other day as I was describing my blog and my knitting to someone that at some point recently I became MAJORLY obsessed with the fiber arts world. Like, when I say MAJOR I am talking can’t-stop-thinking-about-it-should-really-be-wearing-a-t-shirt-that-says: … Continue reading

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Pinch me!

I’ve been lusting after the Kernel scarf on Knitty.com lately. I think it’s because it uses fingering weight yarn, and I am obsessed with fingering weight yarn. I though about using one of the yarns in my stash, but in … Continue reading

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