Sock Thursday: or “Why are you playing with sticks?”

Ah Sunny September. For most, summer happens between June and August but for us Oakland folks, summer really kicks off in September. Don’t get me wrong, you absolutely still need a hoodie or a stylish scarf for when Karl (that’s right, our fog is so awesome he has a name) rolls in but it’s pretty … Continue reading Sock Thursday: or “Why are you playing with sticks?”

Sock Thursday: Or How Self Striping Yarn Saves The Day

A week ago I was almost convinced I that I'd be Kitchenering up the second of two socks and be tip toeing through the our tiny place in a brand new pair of socks. Yes, new socks require tip toes and a great deal of care on hard wood floors but also, I just learned … Continue reading Sock Thursday: Or How Self Striping Yarn Saves The Day

Sock Thursday: Home Coming

In three days, it will be my 1 year anniversary of finishing my first ever pair of socks! I could not have done it without the support and encouragement of my awesome co-knitters Hannah and Paula and all the fabulous folk that commented, sent me tips and just talked shop with me as I knit. … Continue reading Sock Thursday: Home Coming

Sock Thursdays Are Back!

Well, for me any way. Sock Thursdays have gone from Hannah, Paula and I, to a whole crew in my absence! Seeing everyone's socks last week gave me the biggest smile and it also made me a bit sad. I miss knitting socks but with all the craziness of surgeries, healing and not being able … Continue reading Sock Thursdays Are Back!

Sock It To Me Thursday: A Short Break

Last week, I got thrown off by the three day weekend and missed Thursday entirely, thinking that it was Wednesday and that I could knit the day away >_< I wasn't alone and my fearless co-knitters were too crunched for sock posts. This Thursday snuck up on me. Between appointments, general crazy, small bits of … Continue reading Sock It To Me Thursday: A Short Break

Sock It To Me Thursday Assemble!: Two Steps Back, Now One Step Forward

Despite what it might look like, I am very much alive and hobbling along much better these days 🙂 No sock update this time, but I wanted to let you all know that Sock It To Me Thursday is still very much on, so go check out Hannah, Paula and Alex for inspiration! I had … Continue reading Sock It To Me Thursday Assemble!: Two Steps Back, Now One Step Forward