Category Archives: Neat Knits

Maybe the wrong athletic championship

I told my friend Bridgette how the Royals post season games had helped me get through the last bit of the Colorado Quilt.  Bridgette asked if I had any other outstanding projects for the World Series (which the Royals are … Continue reading

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99 Blue Balloons

With the plumptness of the chunky part of the cable I decided to name my scrumptious dress 99 blue balloons (I have yet to count how many there actually are, okay now I have because I just could not leave that unanswered and as I classify it there are 236). Continue reading

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Lost in Wallpaper

I called them Lost in Wallpaper Mittens, because the top pattern really reminds me of a wallpaper panel. Continue reading

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Finished for real

my lamentably not useful in the tropics bohus sweater Continue reading

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Look a purple elephant!

And my sister decides to explain to Karla that what I mean is it was a figment of imagination because purple elephants do not exist. To which Karla responds with a crisp and cranky “I know”. Continue reading

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A Shindig

I decided I needed some simple knitting to pass the time.  A sock pattern that did not require 5 elaborate charts (but when I finish that pair, it will be a beautiful thing).  So after not having a clue about a pattern … Continue reading

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Argyle!

My sister was kind enough to take a picture of my nephew in the argyle vest I knit for him.  How did the vest come about?  Well my sister said that Trey would like an argyle vest.  I thought this … Continue reading

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A hodgepodge

I have realized that I never posted last year’s Christmas present for my sister.  It was another year of knitting up until the deadline.  I was not actually still knitting her present when she arrived at my parents house at … Continue reading

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A Parliment of Owls

Don’t be fooled into thinking that smile is just happily innocent.  This is what Erin looks like when my sister is holding her and moving her closer to your face.  As that happens, she will open her mouth wider to … Continue reading

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A chic (snug) sweater

So I went to the Rally to Restore Sanity/Fear.  The main reason I went was because I had a guest who really wanted to go.  Also since I was going to be in the area that weekend and a large … Continue reading

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