Author: Lindsey

Making Video Tutorials

This post may contain affiliate links. So I’ve been working on the video tutorials lately.  I’m going to have to re-record some of them, b/c I’m not 100% happy with how they turned...

Read More

Recuperation

This post may contain affiliate links. I had sinus surgery Monday and I’ve been spending my recovery time in bed, with my laptop and knitting, eagerly awaiting updates on social networking sites. I’ve also been...

Read More

What you have to look forward to

This post may contain affiliate links. Hello. Things are finally slowing down a bit in my end of the universe. I’m looking forward to working on tutorials for the upcoming month. Some ideas so far: Picking your first...

Read More

Swamped

This post may contain affiliate links. The Rhapsody in Yellow Shawl Pattern will be out this week! I’ve also got the first tutorial in the works. This plus other deadlines means lots of work and a short blog post for...

Read More

Holiday

This post may contain affiliate links. Due to the religious holiday of Shavuos, the blog will not be updated this...

Read More

Yarn Barf

This post may contain affiliate links. There is a certain meditative quality in untangling a giant yarn barf. You sit there, following the bit of yarn in and out of it’s own twists and turns, slowly wrapping it up....

Read More

Gauge and Yarn Amounts

This post may contain affiliate links. I saw this topic come up in a designer’s forum on ravelry, and I feel that this should be stated very very clearly: IF YOU DO NOT MATCH THE PATTERN’S GAUGE, THE AMOUNT OF YARN...

Read More

Naming a Design

This post may contain affiliate links. One of the fun parts of designing is getting to choose what to call your new creation. Ok, sometimes it’s fun….sometimes it’s really really perplexing. I have not had any...

Read More

Wednesday Update

This post may contain affiliate links. I’m on skein 4…I might post a sneak peak of the shawl next week. I have to take a break from crochet to deal with other stuff….like bills and laundry 🙁 Why can’t I...

Read More

Monday Update

This post may contain affiliate links. Monday is going to be fun. The kids at the school I teach at are having a field day at the park, so instead of teaching algebra for an hour, I’ll just bring my crochet and chill out....

Read More

Project Count Down

This post may contain affiliate links. So I normally judge how long I think a project will take by the number of skeins it will take. So I leave more time for a 5 skein project than a 3 skein-er. I also take into account the...

Read More

Categories