Stash Enhancement Saturday: WWKIPD @ the Purl Soho Warehouse

Today was World Wide Knit in Public Day. On the second Saturday in June every year, knitters across the land come out to prove to doubters everywhere that people besides older grandmas actually enjoy this hobby. I knit in public all the time, so I don’t really plan around this event, but as someone that […]

Advent Calendar Palooza: Jimmy Beans Craftvent Day 24

We’ve made it to the final day!  For day 24 of Craftvent, Jimmy Beans gave us finishing material.   There’s a darning needle for weaving in ends, a tag you can see on, some beads for tassels if you want them,  and a package of Soak. The finishing items are a nice touch! Now that all […]

Advent Calendar Palooza: Jimmy Beans Craftvent Day 22

As I start to get to the end of these advent calendars, I’ve started jotting down my thoughts in preparation for the final day so that I can summarize how I feel about them as a whole.  I still get excited every morning to see what’s in the Jimmy Beans box, so that’s a good […]

Advent Calendar Palooza: Jimmy Beans Craftvent Day 21

Hey, hey, look what’s back for another round of what’s in the box – it’s Lorna Laces Shepherd Sock in Pewter again!  (I have run out of witty things to say about the advent calendars.  I still love them and am glad I did this, but how many was is there to really say look, […]

Advent Calendar Palooza: Jimmy Beans Craftvent Day 20

I can’t believe it is already day 20.  Despite knowing that the color repeat means I pretty much know what’s in these last few boxes, I can’t help but still be excited to open them every morning.  In today’s Craftvent box, we get more Anzula Nebula in the Au Natural colorway.

Advent Calendar Palooza: Jimmy Beans Craftvent Day 18

Has anyone ever been so far behind on a knit along that 18 days in there is still no progress to show?  Embarrassing effort on my part, but looking forward to the winter break to actually make progress on this. For day 18 of Craftvent, Jimmy Beans gave to me… Anzula Nebula in Black Cherry! […]