Some progress and a worthy cause

I’m having trouble getting started today, I’m just not enjoying anything. But at least there’s always knitting. Magic Loop sock is flying along! I really like the emerging colourway on this. I’ve cast on for the Alien Head top too, but it doesn’t look like anything right now. Looking forward to getting into the lace…

Some items of interest

First off, allow me to point out what a great issue this season’s Interweave Knits is. Among other things, there are two great articles about creating shaping in lace knitting by the ever-stunning Eunny Jang. There are also some really nice knits. Not mental knits, just regular things you’d like to knit. I am quite…

Horray!

Electric Picnic was great fun. After spending considerable time on Saturday looking for the Knitting Tent in the wrong place, I happened upon it by accident on Sunday. This was convenient because Alb wanted to sit on the stool, drink some beer and watch the excellent Irish acts on at the Big Tree, and I…