Category: Musings

It’s called procrastination

I have major procrastination issues. My knitting calls to me when I have some big deadline or a billion chores on my list. It says, “Laura! Laura! Knit me! You…

read more August 29, 2007

Random updates

This is Laura trying to blog more often. Let’s see how she does. Okay, enough third person. I really do want to blog more often, but there are three things…

read more August 15, 2007

Stash, Mosaics and My Secret Identity

Hello all. I know it’s been a long time since my last post, but I swear I have a good reason. First, let me show you what I’m currently working…

read more July 4, 2007

Entrelac Baby Blanket

I believe I’m on a major entrelac kick. Actually, what I’m really obsessed with are self-striping yarns, and nothing highlights the fabulousness of said yarns like entrelac. I bought six…

read more January 10, 2007

Self-Striping Hats

I’ve become obsessed with self-striping yarn. It’s so fun! Every new row I find myself in anxious anticipation, watching the colors change. It’s neat. Here’s a hat I made for…

read more December 20, 2006

Photo Quilt

So, I know this isn’t technically knitting, but it is crafty so I think it belongs on my blog. Plus, I worked on this for three days nonstop, so I…

read more December 13, 2006

Self-Striping One-Skein Hat

I felt like making myself a hat. So I went down to Michael Levine’s in Los Angeles and found some Filatura DiCrosa’s “127 Print” yarn in color 41. I bought…

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Baby Dress and Entrelac Scarf

All behold the return of Nocturnal Knits! It’s been a while since I’ve posted any new creations. The simple explanation for this is because I haven’t done much knitting in…

read more December 6, 2006

I have an Etsy store now!

People are always telling me that I have to sell my knit and sewn items. Well, I’m finally doing it. I set up a shop at etsy.com. You can find…

read more March 23, 2006

Welcome to Nocturnal Knits!

Am I right or am I right when I say that everyone and their cat has a blog these days? (You know I’m right.) Well, I’ve decided it’s nigh time…

read more July 13, 2005