I used to be able to say “never have I ever….” about a lot if things in knitting until this year. It’s been a great year of learning and growth as a knitter, and I’m excited to continue into next year (as my 1,000+ favorites and ever-growing queue on Ravelry can attest). It can be…… Continue reading Never Have I Ever…
I’ve jumped into knitting with passion and excitement, and armed with youtube for my knitting knowledge. It’s been a fun adventure, growing my knitting skills, even it means struggling through some tough projects, learning new techniques. Throughout my internet studies, there have been numerous articles harping on the importance of gauge. Always always swatch, always…… Continue reading Knitting Shop of Horrors
I made the trip from snowy, 30 degree weather in Jersey to sunny, 75 degree weather in Colorado for a week of fun and exploring with cousins and friends. It started with a road trip from Denver over to Moab, Utah to Arches National Park. We hiked up to Delicate Arch, which towers out on…… Continue reading Moab to the Rockies
Some Sundays you spend wrapped up in the world’s coziest blanket with freshly brewed, steaming coffee. The freezing rain patters off the roof and windows, the sound merging with the soft click of your needles. The rows softly growing from your hands. You catch up on Netflix and your favorite shows (Portlandia, for one!). When…… Continue reading Dreaming of Yarns
I never imagined I would become a knitter. One year from the start of my knitting journey, I find myself down this magical rabbit hole of wools, yarns, patterns, and knits! It started with wanting to knit my mom a simple scarf for Christmas. I was enamored with the idea of a handmade gift, crafted…… Continue reading Why I Started Knitting
Welcome! In an attempt to document my knitting, I’ve started this blog to capture my knitting development and journey. I am also excited to become more involved in the knitting and blogging community.