Yarn winding & RHONJ Reunion part 3

So we got back to Pittsburgh after stopping for food at 8:30 this evening and I’m sitting here watching RHONJ Reunion Part 3. While doing so, I decided to wind up my new Malabrigo & HiKoo yarns. In my opinion, it seems to me that pretty much any yarn over 140 yards is a lot…

Upcoming project – Karen Clements’ Magnum Capelet #3

I’ve decided to knit Karen Clements Magnum Capelet #3 as my next project. I absolutely love her designs and I had the pleasure of corresponding with her via email. She’s so nice! Knit 1 LA This is the designer’s pic from her website: Because I’m trying to use up yarn in my stash, I’m going…

From the yarn store…

At Knitting Temptations in Dublin, Oh, I picked up some Malabrigo Rios in colorway 866 which is a beautiful mixture of purples, reds, greens, and blues and HiKoo Simpliworsted in colorway 038 which is a nice dark gray. Not sure what I want to make just yet… I’m thinking perhaps a cowl of some sort…

Knitting Temptations & Jeni’s

To my delight, Knitting Temptations & Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream were right down the road from one another in Dublin. I love Dublin, Ohio. It’s so quant and pretty. Reminds me of Sewickley back home. Lots of cute shops! I chose a scoop of Goat cheese Cognac Fig and a scoop of Sweet Corn and…