Category Archives: Fiber Arts

Summer Knitting

Summer is almost upon us and my summer projects in my professional life are in full swing. So, I decided that I need to consider my summer knitting goals. I always have things languishing on my needles. I am a … Continue reading

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One stitch at a time

I have been working, one row at a time in stolen minutes between statistical models I’m running for my day job, on being a more consistent crocheter. I want to make the stitches tight on the hook but that makes … Continue reading

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I made a thing!

I finished my crochet shawl! I love easy crochet patterns! They are my new favorite! As you can see, I need to work on my tension and stitch size. But, first (third) projects have that look about them. (As you … Continue reading

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Decreasing….and other things

I’ve been meaning to post all this week but I have had a very busy work week (plus, it was graduation this week and some old friends were in town to get hooded so in addition to work being busy … Continue reading

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Reading Crochet

Friday marked the beginning of the CftC Makealong and I went out guns blazing. Or, I tried. It took me awhile to remember how to half treble crochet or double crochet or whatever it is called. Then, it took me … Continue reading

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Hooking?

I took a break from statistics this evening to buy The Shawl Project on ravelry. With Crafts From the Cwtch’s Make Along starting in just a few hours I thought I should get the pattern squared away. I’m very excited … Continue reading

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Looking Forward to Making

Friday marks the beginning of May and the beginning of Crafts from the Cwtch’s Make-along. I’ve decided I’m going to try to up my crochet game. (Since my crochet game consists of exactly one complete project as an adult which … Continue reading

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Gratitude

I imagine that all crafters, nay all people, feel like this. The world is so interesting and I just can’t help but trying and liking new things. So, I’m a knitter and a spinner and I like to make jam. … Continue reading

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Beginnings

I am consistently a week behind with these posts from love your blog. It was hard to come up with something to write for beginnings. I found this funny because I am obsessed with beginnings. I have start-itis. Since the … Continue reading

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Community and Interaction

I am pretty much always thinking about how people interact since in my life outside of knitting I’m a researcher who focuses on how people converse (specifically, how people change what they are saying to match what they know about … Continue reading

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