Tagged with yarn

So I know it’s not quite Headband Season yet

So I know it’s not quite Headband Season yet

But I couldn’t help myself. I knit this last night as I caught up on some American television (clearly taken advantage of my last few days in Italy). This is an extremely easy pattern, and my first on circular needles woo! Get ready for some webcam fashion shoot! I’ll try and take high quality photos … Continue reading

… I knit with Plarn

… I knit with Plarn

I have been knitting with “plarn” for a very long time. I wasn’t actually aware of this catchy nickname until recently. Plarn is plastic yarn made by cutting plastic grocery bags into a continuous long thin piece of plastic. This is shown at the right. You then knit various items out of the balled plastic. … Continue reading

… I splurged on beautiful yarn

… I splurged on beautiful yarn

So when I made this blog I never planned on posting about trivial steps in the knitting process such as buying yarn. But for the first time ever I bought boutique yarn that was pretty expensive. This is normally something I NEVER do, but I fell in love with this yarn. It’s a beautiful rose … Continue reading