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It’s Cold Outside. And Inside, Too.

I had a restful and relaxing weekend. Dale had some commitments so I had plenty of free time for hanging around, watching tv, and knitting. Yesterday we did a bit…

Sweetwater Socks

Hannah's Sweet Sixteen Birthday Socks are finished.  Of course, her birthday was two weeks ago today but better late than never, right? The yarn is Knitterly Things Vesper Sock Yarn…

Knitting Socks: A Meme

Today's post is a meme about sock knitting. I saw it at Cookie's and then I saw it at Terry's and now you're seeing it here. Just so you know,…

Build Me Up Buttercup Socks

What’s a .knitter to do when the sleeves of her husband’s sweater are making her cry she’s so bored? Finish a pair of socks, of course! These are for Hannah. I had hoped to finish them for last weekend as I wanted to give them to her as a gift for her stellar performance in…

Ravelry Stashing

Last night I dreamt of Ravelry again. Who can identify the inspiration for that sentence? I blame it all on Ms. Alarming Female. She sent me a Ravelry message last week asking why I didn’t have any stash on Ravelry. Seemed she wanted to see my handspun. Always one to oblige, on Saturday I started…

Socktoberfest Socks

Trick or Treat Smell my feet Give me something good to eat Yarn: My beloved Vesper Sock Yarn Colorway: Trick or Treat Pattern: Just yer basic 64 stitch picot edge sock They are perfect for Halloween and perfect for Socktoberfest. Happy Halloween!

Tour de Fleece – Results!

The Tour de Fleece was so much fun for me! I spun every day, sometimes a lot and sometimes only a little, but I spun every single day of the tour. Now granted, I spin most days anyway, even if it’s for a few minutes, but thoughts of the Tour really motivated me to fit…

Christmas Knitting

If you’ve been around this blog for a while you’ll know that I don’t knit for Christmas. I used to, but then I smartened up. I gifted too many things that went unappreciated and my knitting time is way too precious to knit for people who don’t “get” what it means to receive something hand…

WIP Wednesday

Now that the Knit Unto Others is over it’s back to selfish knitting over here at Carole Knits. (Although, I am still committed to a square for Comforting Jenn and my heart is being tugged to help Rachel H. with the hat drive for her school) But I digress. Want to see what’s on the…

The Rhinebeck Post

Of course, the downside of not posting about Rhinebeck immediately following the event is that so many other bloggers beat you to all the good stuff. Nevertheless, I have stuff to say, even if you have heard it all before. There are loads of things I could tell you about why the weekend was so…
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