Tag Archives: Socks

Cuff down?!

All of my patterns have been toe up – I completely prefer doing them that way because I just never know when I might be running out of sock yarn!  :D  But, the newest pattern I’m working on is going … Continue reading

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New Sock Pattern Available

WHEW! I must admit, writing up Whomping Willow was harder than knitting the entire thing. Wowza, this one kicked my butt. But, in the end, I am very, very pleased with how it turned out. The pattern is now up … Continue reading

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Whomping Willow progress

So this morning I spent some time online, hanging out at Ravelry while Plurking…  but didn’t stay long for once.  I got going on Whomping Willow while having coffee.  ;) Once the young man-lets woke up, I decided to get … Continue reading

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Salazar Slytherin

Salazar – this pattern was inspired by the gorgeous sock yarn I found, Salazar Glam. I wanted to find a stitch pattern that would have the variegated yarn shown off well, so I knew it needed to contain slip stitches. I came across this stitch & I think it works well with the yarn. Continue reading

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Potions Master – Complete!

Woo HOO!  After much frogging & hair pulling, my Potions Master socks are finally done.  I am very happy with how they turned out, actually.  They were definitely worth the wait in the end.  I tried to chart the main … Continue reading

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Starting my training plan!

So I decided to work a training plan this time around, rather than just run whatever I felt like whenever I wanted.  I know that it was the treadmill that caused my injury, not the plan I was working, but … Continue reading

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New pattern available! Whew!

This one took me awhile… it was a big fight, but oddly enough, not in the areas that I had expected. My biggest struggle was with color work, which I had not expected at all. I have a ways to … Continue reading

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FanFic killed my Saturday!

So I finally finished A Summer Like No Other on Friday. The only thing that I didn’t like as much was the storytelling from Draco’s POV. He’s never been one of my favorite characters, actually. Severus Snape is my favorite, … Continue reading

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Oh NO! I am out of coffee

Last night I was SO damn tired…  after the last 2 weeks of work (working 80+ hours last week and something close to that the week before), I am not surprised in the least that I am this tired.  Went … Continue reading

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Running, Viktor & the new Potions Master pattern

Heading out the door for another 5 miler this morning, wish me luck!. The weather feels perfect for it, from the breeze wafting in through the window. My legs were actually sore from Saturday’s 5 miler, mostly because I did … Continue reading

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