Love is the Law Cap

In 2013 Minnesotans voted against the ban for same-sex marriage. Then, Minnesota was the first state in which the citizens voted to give same-sex couples the right to marry. . . the campaign was called “Love is the Law” Then the US Supreme court ruled marriage is a right for … Continue reading

Striped Socks

I finished these socks in 3 days!! I’m celebrating a friend’s birthday tonight (Friday)  and on Tuesday I thought how lovely it would be to give him a pair of hand knit socks. . . so here they are. . . on my old feet. I used Harrisville Designs Highland … Continue reading

Fun with New yarn

I was given about 6 oz/ 311 yards of the new wool available at Gale Woodes Farm to see how it works up and create a project. The yarn is a 2 ply, sock weight, about 10 wpi and available in this natural white color. It has great stitch definition … Continue reading

Hand Knit socks with feather and fan lace pattern

I need some help deciding which one is better. . . or shall I keep them both? I knit these socks using the feather and fan pattern with a 4 stitch cable in between. The fun part is that I moved the pattern around. I was thinking of writing up … Continue reading

Mom’s Scarf

Well, I was a busy girl knitting for this holiday season! One of the special items was a scarf for my mom. She took a class last May at Shepherd’s Harvest and then gave me the tiny bits of yarn she dyed. Tuesday before Christmas I decided to knit a … Continue reading

Cherry Tree Hill swing coat

Hello again. Yes, it’s actually me! I haven’t written since May! Wow, where did the summer go!?! Finally, here are those promised photos of my swing coat that I sent to Cherry Tree Hill for their design contest. It looks great on my friend Ellen! I am still in the … Continue reading