gift giveaways

May 10th, 2008 knitting, memes, swaps

Congratulations to Debbie and Katie O., your numbers came up in the random generator to win the stitch marker giveaway! I’ve emailed you and hope to hear back soon so I can get your prizes off on their way to you. Everyone has been so obliging and excited about the new giveaways site, so I am definitely going to go ahead with my high-stakes drawing…

pins and needles

May 3rd, 2008 books, knitting

I finished knitting the Fabulous Filigree scarf from One Skein Wonders earlier in the week, but I waited until this weekend to find the time to give it a proper blocking. It’s so fun to get it all stretched out into it’s final form! And great to watch the lace eyelets open up and come to life. I modified the pattern slightly to achieve a…