What needs my attention first? Finally, a sleeping grandbaby for his mommy’s first day back at work. Just a couple days with grandma until he’s old enough for the daycare.
1st day for momma at work
And now to tackle these boxes…have you been waiting for yarn? Expect a call asap….
The first class in the KnittingU six-month series concludes tonight, 6-8. It is called “Edges Examined: selvedge, shaped and applied”. The class consists of technique, discussion and application. Feedback from the two previous sessions has been positive and I am glad to be able to provide knitters with an arsenal of techniques so they are [...]
And as the day begins, I pause to look at the to-do list (I’m giving Nozbe a try) and determine what is the most important thing to get done. After an appointment this morning, I have to make sure I have a box ready for when the UPS man arrives, then a few boxes for [...]
This gets overwhelming to me…..
It was all stacked in my office. I decided to line it up in order of importance, eg special orders, so I can tackle it 25 minutes at a time. If you are waiting on something, you should hear from me soon!
Just slowly wandering the show floor trying not to be overwhelmed and excited and look what I found!
The beautiful Laura Nelkin modeled Stellanti for me. Only a few more weeks until the fibrofibers yarn arrives and I’m getting everything in place for the KAL. Laura talked with me about construction, beads, and [...]
day #1 at tnna: arrive in Columbus, secure hotel room for two nights, register at market – check
mystery yarn club #4 yarn: found, ordered, paid for, delivery date confirmed – check
Lorna’s Laces booth: drool, pet, overload – check
Superwash Search: verify washability, good colors, pattern support, reputable company, supply availability, shipping time, [...]
Love the yarn that arrives in recycled containers…. Any guesses?
So, it’s been twenty years since Tom and I started Knitting Today. I know the Internet has been the single most contributing factor in changing my knitting life and back in 1993, was the start of my being able to work from home and raise my family. But let’s break it down, what one thing, [...]
By popular request, we’ve changed the date from Wednesday to Saturday, June 29. Details on the original post here: http://knittingtoday.com/knews/2013/05/31/lorna-miser-new-look-for-hand-dyed-yarns/
Lorna Miser returns to Knitting Today to teach a whole new way of working with hand dyed yarns. Join us on Wednesday, June 26, Saturday, June 29, 10-4 to learn how this special technique makes your knitting look as if it is painted in vertical stripes with brush strokes. Here’s Lorna’s description about the class: