Library Afghan Square The Penn Yan Library sponsors a knitting group on Thursdays. I’ve been attending now for a couple of months and it has been good in terms of keeping me on track and inspired with my knitting projects. A group knitting project has started, the creation of a sampler afghan. Most of us […]
Sampler Shawl It was rainy this weekend and that killed our plans for visiting a couple of local farms for “Alpaca Days.” I was particularly interested in one farm in nearby Branchport as there was mention of a small store where I can only assume (dream) of finding alpaca yarn for sale. Another time I […]
Campbell Brown I finally finished the second bear, the “Catherine” pattern from Sandra Polley’s Teddy Bear book. Though I have named her “Campbell Brown” because Campbell Brown has had some admirable moments during political interviews lately. Llewellyn suggested the name “Havers” after Barbara Havers, Lynley’s offbeat assistant. But Havers just isn’t the lacy dress type, […]
Tam This fresh-off-the-needles tam knitted courtesy of the shameful Orioles v. Yankee game last night. Final score Baltimore 13, Yankees 4, Laurel 1 (tam).