I hope you had a good October! Mine was good, though it went by too quickly. I love autumn, but it never seems to be long enough where I live. We typically go from summer to a brief autumn, and then back to summer, and then another brief autumn, and then directly into winter. Granted,… Continue reading Sunday Summary ~ 28 October 2018
More details about my 2019 Discworld Read-a-Long! This still isn't my official post about it, but here are some more of my ideas. I'm really looking forward to it. At the end of next year I'll be having a random drawing for a prize for Read-A-Long participants, though I have no idea what that prize… Continue reading Sunday Summary ~ 30 September 2018
IT'S FINISHED!!!! https://flic.kr/p/2aRbiqJ I have finally finished my Purple Majesty Boyfriend Sweater! The picture above is from before I added the buttons, but trust me, the buttons are sewn on now and I can wear the sweater as soon as the weather cooperates. Actually, it's been cool enough when I leave for work in the… Continue reading FO: Purple Majesty Boyfriend Sweater
It’s time for the 26th update on my 101 in 1001 Challenge! If you haven’t been following along on this journey so far or have any questions about what the challenge is, you can check out this link for details. Can you believe we're almost done with summer?
I am almost done with the Purple Majesty Boyfriend Sweater! Hooray! I have knit the back, the fronts, and the sleeves, and they have been washed and blocked to measurements. https://flic.kr/p/LMrKrp Next up is sewing all the pieces together and then knitting the button band. Oh... and buying the buttons. I managed to forget that… Continue reading WIP Wednesday for 29 August 2018
This month saw me finally get my Book Review page fully updated. That felt good! It's amusing to look back at how few reviews I wrote during some of those early years, though. I'm also curious to see if I can add real dates to my oldest reviews, too. When I transferred my blog to… Continue reading Sunday Summary ~ 26 August 2018
I'm currently on Sleeve Island with the Purple Majesty Boyfriend Sweater. I'm making good progress, and I'm enjoying the knit, but it doesn't make for very interesting pictures. I always forget that the sleeves take more time and yarn than the sweater fronts do, but there you have it. In other Boyfriend Sweater-related news, I… Continue reading WIP Wednesday for 22 August 2018