• Knitting

    FO Friday | Parallelogram Scarf.

    Yes, indeed, it’s finished! Ravelry details here …and it’s a beauty.  It’s also a bit of a beast – my finished piece is about 30 (thirty!) inches longer than the pattern suggests … but it’s another cold windy day here and a double wrapped scarf around my neck (on top of a turtleneck) feels nice. even inside. Those last few inches went fast – I had about 10g (from a 100 g ball) of each color left when I set it aside for our trip. I picked it up again Thursday evening and by Saturday evening the knitting was done. So done, in fact that I had to rip back…

  • Knitting

    Three on Thursday | About Our Parallelogram KAL.

    Vicki and I are hosting a very friendly knit-along for the Parallelogram Scarf from the latest Mason-Dixon Field Guide. In the the spirit of Three on Thursday: Thing One – We’re casting on this coming Saturday, January 20 … and there’s no end date. Thing Two – Please join us!! Use the tag #ParallelogramKAL on Instagram so we can all follow along. Thing Three – My yarn is wound (ha, it came that way 😁 – I ordered the Freia Handpaints Kit from Mason-Dixon last November; the gray with purple inside is Vintage and the green with gray inside is Lichen) and I have my needles (surely 100 stitches will…