This is love and appreciation

I knit socks for my dad. He loves them and wears them.    I’m pretty sure this is the first pair I knit for him.  This is at least the third time I have darned them.  The first time I used a water bottle because I didn’t have a darning egg. Since the last time…

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A Stitch in Time

We visited my parents last week. (Hence the blogging hiatus ~ partially anyway.) My mother was a fashion designer with her own label.  That means anywhere (and I mean anywhere) we see a garment we like, it’s an opportunity.  This one was on a television show.  It had interesting design elements across the neckline and…

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Knitting Group? Support Group?

Leave it to Linda to provoke a thoughtful exchange.  I don’t know how we segued into this; we began sharing our knitting idiosyncrasies. It was a cathartic conversation.  There is comfort in knowing people share the same issues no matter what they are. To begin with, Linda was concentrating so hard on what she was…

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