I spent my snowy exile being productive.
8oz of Knitwitch‘s 100% merino, in the color “Michelangelo”
a little over 400yds, 2ply
This was LOVELY to spin – but of course it’s merino, which just slips nicely through the fingers. I think my plying is getting a [...]
This past Sunday was the big Christmas party/knitter’s gift exchange at Jacquie’s house, and boy, it did NOT disappoint. The gift exhange was done “bad santa” style, where everyone draws a number and picks gifts from under the tree….OR steals a gift from someone who had gone before them. This always starts out tame and [...]
For anyone considering buying a wheel, I highly recommend it. I know I’ve been using a borrowed wheel for the past *cough* year now, but having a wheel of your own? Is awesome.
I also highly recommend buying on at a fiber festival. Because when you buy a wheel at a fiber festival? People treat [...]
Whew, made it! Out of the parking garage, and through my first week at my new job. It’s been fun, busy, somewhat boring, and awesome all around. It was a trial by fire, really, as they threw us into a huge undertaking that while not mentally challenging, was still quite the challenge to get done [...]
So some of you may be asking “Does ESC still do anything crafty or fiber related?”
OK, a few of you. Not most of you. Most of you just shut up and keep reading
and the answer is YES, I DO! The summer heat has sucked away much of my knitting mojo, but with [...]