Category: Musings

Not just any library…

I was just sitting here, eating my tuna salad sandwich during a rushed lunch, minding my own business when I saw something that is just very cool. See for yourself:…

read more October 26, 2007

You too can be published!

Hey everyone! My lovely, wonderful publisher, Chronicle Books, is having a contest for knitters and designers! Check out all the details their blog! Here’s the gist: submit your own intarsia…

read more October 25, 2007

SoCal is burning…

…and I’m making a double-knit hat. The irony is not lost on me. Thankfully, the hat is for my lovely brother, who lives in the forest for half the year…

read more October 23, 2007

Ravelry and Jaywalker Mitts

Guess who finally got her Ravelry invite? This gal right here! I’m registered as iwriteplays, so all you Ravelry folk should look me up! I’m working on getting my stash…

read more September 17, 2007

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