Archive for the 'Monk’s Travel Satchel' Category

Candy Apple on the way

Tuesday, August 31st, 2004

Thanks to the yarn-haired knitting muse known as Cari‘s tip, I’ve got a skein of the Candy Apple Cotton Fleece on the way. Here’s hoping it beats the second coming. While it’s on the way, I’m going to work up a couple of the side pockets. I figure I can work both of them on […]

Making the path

Sunday, August 29th, 2004

A friend of mine has a signature – “There is no path. Paths are made by walking.” I think that fits the monk’s satchel beautifully. It’s a thing made for travelling, to be carried by one who travels physically and spiritually. Well, the first part of the path towards this object has been completed. The […]

Foundation of a satchel

Saturday, July 31st, 2004

Here’s the project that has driven me to such distraction that I started knitting the alien thingy: Absolutely captivating, oui? I’m going to make it about twice as long as it is right now and then it will form the bottom, sides and strap of the monk’s travel satchel. Seed stitch ’till the cows come […]