Archive for February, 2008

Where’s my snow kilt?

Friday, February 29th, 2008

It’s time for another vacation. My brother up in Connecticut has been threatening me with a ski vacation for several years now, and this year I decided to take him up on it. Starting early next week, I’ll be staying with him and his family and the lovely Lilith in Stowe, Vermont. There will be […]

The best-laid plans of mice and knitters

Monday, February 18th, 2008

So I’ve had a couple of great ideas lately. Unfortunately, I’ve had enough time to investigate one of them enough to find out it’s not going to work, but it’s still clonking around in my head. The first idea is to make drop spindles using platters from old hard drives. I need to get some […]

Gift Exchange Goodies

Sunday, February 3rd, 2008

The SA Knitters group had its annual (if very irregular) gift exchange today. Momma Wendy was my gifter, and she gave me this awesome box of goodies: The yellow yarn fluoresces under black light, which is why there’s a pocket black light next to it. I’m making a crime scene ribbon scarf out of it. […]