Monthly Archives: November 2010

Starting a lace Shawl with a provisional cast on

Lots of lace shawl patterns will instruct you to start with a provisional cast on.  Marcia ignores this step and will just cast on 9 (or whatever the number is that you end up with after you’ve taken out the … Continue reading

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Walking Dead

I usually can’t stand horror flicks. But somehow, I’ve gotten hooked onto the tv show “The Walking Dead”. I can only watch it in 5 minute increments, before getting the bejebbers scared out of me. But I still watch it. … Continue reading

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Wrong Yarn

I knitted and knitted and knitted for 6 days before I decided that I had chosen the wrong yarn for the project. The yarn I originally chose was Rowan Yorkshire Tweed Aran. A long discontinued yarn, it was lovely, both … Continue reading

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