Monthly Archives: February 2008

Soy Yarn = Happy

Artisan Yarns for the first weekend in March: soy, soy, soy, and… cashmere. The soy is wearing reds/purples/golds this weekend. Lovely stuff. And there’s now a good selection of green/blues and pinks/purples to choose from. Pictured left top: 100 gram skeins of laceweight merino in reds/purples/golds; golds/pinks/lilac; green/cream/orange; and a pastel mix that’s lovely! Below: […]

Soy Yarn = Happy

Artisan Yarns for the first weekend in March: soy, soy, soy, and… cashmere. The soy is wearing reds/purples/golds this weekend. Lovely stuff. And there’s now a good selection of green/blues and pinks/purples to choose from. Pictured left top: 100 gram skeins of laceweight merino in reds/purples/golds; golds/pinks/lilac; green/cream/orange; and a pastel mix that’s lovely! Below: […]

Rain = Knitting in Adelaide

Whew! A break in the mini-heatwave means I can get back to my knitting. Yes, I still knit in 41 degrees, but that’s sock knitting weather. Artwear for the week: Some hand-dyed clothing to match hand-dyed yarn. There’s a singlet and some very cute leggings I couldn’t resist plunging into the rose pink dyepot yesterday. […]

Rain = Knitting in Adelaide

Whew! A break in the mini-heatwave means I can get back to my knitting. Yes, I still knit in 41 degrees, but that’s sock knitting weather. Artwear for the week: Some hand-dyed clothing to match hand-dyed yarn. There’s a singlet and some very cute leggings I couldn’t resist plunging into the rose pink dyepot yesterday. […]

Teal and Black Sox — Tofutsies for Adelaide

Continuing on the road to the footy season, there are a few precious balls of powah sock yarn left, though at this rate, it won’t last the month. Thank you to the customers who came by for their bi-monthly Tofutsies purchases. One customer has already declared it perfect for match day gloves. Ooooh! With matching […]

Teal and Black Sox — Tofutsies for Adelaide

Continuing on the road to the footy season, there are a few precious balls of powah sock yarn left, though at this rate, it won’t last the month. Thank you to the customers who came by for their bi-monthly Tofutsies purchases. One customer has already declared it perfect for match day gloves. Ooooh! With matching […]

Tofutsies Fever – Sock Knitting in Adelaide

While the sock-knitting craze has been going for a few years now, there seems no let-up in sock knitting interest around Adelaide. Of course, this is a GOOD THING. There have been years I’ve been a rather lonely sock knitter — and put up with a lot of ribbing *chortle* for making ‘em — “what […]

Tofutsies Fever – Sock Knitting in Adelaide

While the sock-knitting craze has been going for a few years now, there seems no let-up in sock knitting interest around Adelaide. Of course, this is a GOOD THING. There have been years I’ve been a rather lonely sock knitter — and put up with a lot of ribbing *chortle* for making ‘em — “what […]