WIP Wednesday

Last week I made an executive decision to scrap the lace crochet top design and start over. I decided to go for the shelled top after fellow crocheter Eleanor (of Harebells Crochet) pointed out that, though the granny square top was her favourite, the shelled top was more in the lace crochet style and would […]

WIP – Lace top…new directions

You know the lace crochet top I’ve been working on, yeah, you know the one. I got past 20 rows before I finally accepted something was off. Somewhere along the way I must have interpreted the crochet chart differently and certain stitches did not happen or they went where they shouldn’t have. I thought, “If […]

May Socks

Finished the second sock late last night while listening to a very cute and charming historical romance novel (Courting Trouble by Deeanne Gist). The story is set in the late 1800s and as I worked on my sock I thought of handmade clothes, in particular socks. I’m sure all socks at the time were knitted […]

April Socks

I did it! I finished another pair of socks in one month! It’s funny, when I tell people that I’ve decided to make a pair of socks every month this year, hearing the words come out of my mouth, I think to myself, “Did I really sign up for that? What is wrong with me?!” […]