Monthly Archives: March 2009

Sock Summit

Wow, Knitting with the Stars!

Sock Summit 2009!socksummit

Time to start planning . . .

Earth Hour – 8:30 p.m. 28 March 2009

Earth Hour has already started on the other side of the world.

For one hour, lights will be turned off to symbolize the need for immediate action to fight Global Warming.


Plurk – Time Absorber Extraordinaire!

I’m enjoying PLURK since I joined it a few days ago. But, be warned – highly addictive!

Adorable Wee Rainbow Knitted Pouch


I made this yesterday as a prototype. The next one will be neater, with different seams and a deeper flap-over. Still, I think it’s so cute –


My new scheme to begin making money from knitting is a series of items in rainbow yarn. In addition to their general appeal, I’m going to use them as HIV/AIDS awareness-raising vehicles. I have a close friend who is gay and has kind of brought my attention to some of these issues. It occured to me that I could donate 25% of the proceeds to an appropriate charity. I like this idea.

Koigu Rainbows

Twelve Koigu Rainbows.
What to make?


I Love Bellingham

and, not just because my daughter lives there!

Why do I love thee? Let me count the ways?

(in the next blog entry)

UFO Progress

The blue scarf for my dad is now over three feet long.
I am heartily sick of it.
But, I will persevere.

Every UFO must adhere to the program of: