Once Upon a Sock – October 2019

Hi Friends! Do you knit or crochet socks? Do you like to blog about them and share your progress? The first Thursday of every month, my friends and I link up with each other and talk about our socks…the good, the bad, and the ugly. The beauty of a link up party is the ability…

Sock Yarn Swap Success!

Hi All, Yarn swapping on my end has been a total success! I know my partner, Tammy, has received her package and I can’t wait to read what she thought. I was very delighted to receive my package last Friday. At first it was a mystery as to who had sent it. She made up…

Sock Yarn Swap? Yes, Please!

Hi All, Happy Monday! I’m back with more sock stuff and a very quick message. After we posted our Once Upon a Sock post for April, Kat from Felinity Knits mentioned she would like to do a sock yarn swap if we were interested. Interested in new sock yarn? Yes, please! Sign me up! There…

30 Day Knitting Challenge – Day 14

What’s the worst yarn/fiber that you’ve worked with and why? Oh, this is a really easy question! Although I crocheted this project, the yarn was not very nice to work with. It was scratchy, coarse, squeaky and just plain didn’t feel good in my hands. I’m shocked that I made it through an entire blanket…

30 Day Knitting Challenge – Day 13

Do you have yarn that you love but can’t find a project for? Let’s get one thing straight. I love all my yarn, well almost all of it. Is there yarn that I’ve been dying to knit with, but just haven’t found that perfect project? Absolutely! I purchased this yarn in August of 2015 and…

30 Day Knitting Challenge – Day 12

Where do you keep your stash? Post pictures! Okay…this is going to be embarrassing. Some of you might remember when I did a blog post about reorganizing my stash in January 2016 and getting it out of my closet so I could see it. If not, here’s the post. Take a look at it because…

30 Day Knitting Challenge – Day 9

What fiber or yarn do you love working with? OMG! Really? Almost all of them! Especially since I learned about Indie dyers and the process they go through to get those gorgeous skeins. I tend to buy a lot of sock or fingering weight; however I am well stocked with all the other weights of…