A lot of people find my blog by web searching “doctor who scarf” or some variation thereof. For those who do not have access to the project information on Ravelry, I thought I’d do a post to briefly review it. Vitals: This is the pattern I used. Size 10 needles Yarn: Cascade 220 wool. To… Continue reading Doctor Who Scarf, revisited
Just a quick update–here is DH heading off to work, proudly strutting the Doctor Who scarf. Cute, huh?
I’ve been kind of sucked into the computer lately. Of course, I’m still cranking away on my knitting projects and am very nearly finished with the two I have on the needles right now–a pair of socks for Mr. Interrupted and a pair of fingerless mitts for the same. (And no, they’re not Dashing. I’m… Continue reading New Blogs
I really need to set aside some time just for blogging. Otherwise, as my dear readers can see, I just keep putting it off and putting it off and before I know it, a week has gone by when I promised I’d blog the next day. There hasn’t been too much going on here, but… Continue reading Mondays are for Blogging
The Doctor Who scarf is finally finished. It is easily the largest thing I’ve ever knitted. It’s about 16 feet long and maybe 14 inches wide. There are 8 colors used in total and 48 color changes. All in garter stitch. This project challenged my fortitude, let me tell you. Even the kids were glad… Continue reading I did it!
I did it! I finished knitting the Doctor Who scarf last night. All that remains is end weaving (which shouldn’t be too bad because I wove most ends as I went) and tassel making (also easy). Woo-hoo! Check back for pictures and commentary. :-)
I admit that I often enjoy commercials. The really good ones are like tiny little movies–a complete story arc in under a minute. Yesterday was the advertising industry’s big chance to knock the socks off a huge demographic–the Superbowl. Companies pay a lot of money to advertise during the Superbowl–we’re talking as much as $43,000… Continue reading 30 second movies
I blog about as often as I journal. Which is to say, never. That is bad. Writing is good. I want to write more–I need more writing in my life. Here are my resoutions this year: 1. More writing. I need a creative outlet. I figure this blog can help. We’ll see. It hasn’t so… Continue reading Blogging
1. My energy levels have been all wonky lately, hence the quietness of The Blog. 2. I am working on it w/ my Doctor, but in the mean time, I’ve been spending a lot of time on tumblr. If you aren’t familiar with tumblr, it’s kind of like a step up from twitter. If twitter… Continue reading Random because that all I’ve got right now