• fall wardrobe part four | golden cabled mittens

    VICTORY!!!! The golden cabled mittens are complete after many rounds of frustration. You may remember from this post entitled “the mittens from you know where” that they were giving me a serious hard time. Well I buckled down and got them done. I’m half embarrassed to tell you what happened to them. Part of the […]

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  • the mittens from you know where

    You guys, I am in the middle of the WORST knitting project in years…these mittens [ravelry link]. I’ve had this yarn for a few years and finally decided sometime this summer that I needed a pair of mustard mittens for fall and this was the yarn for the job. I also thought, ‘Oh why don’t I […]

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  • morphing mittens and life

    Oh these mittens.  When I started them this winter I was determined to have a seed stitch center section [as you can see here] but I just never really loved how it looked.  It was fine not on the hand, but the panel never stayed centered when you had it on your hand.  Maybe it […]

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  • in progress…

    Currently I’m knitting on another pair of mittens.  I have an epic mitten yarn stash that I need to clear out for piece of mind, and also because I have dreams of picking up lopi yarn for a sweater in Iceland and I think I need to finish up some knitted things before that happens.  […]

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  • evening hike mitts

              Here are a bunch of photos of my new mitts.  Didn’t they turn out lovely?  The colors on this camera are so spot on I can hardly handle it, no color correcting or levels adjustments needed, and if I can avoid extra Photoshop I’m all for it. Anyway, these mitts […]

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