Although we’ve had a temporary warm-up here, the nights are still quite chilly, hinting at much cooler days to come. In addition to pulling out a few sweaters this past week, I’ve also pulled out my knitting.
During the summer months, all of my knitting projects stay neatly tucked away in drawers and closets, rarely even thought about. But with the first chill breeze, I begin getting the itch to start knitting.
I have lots of yarn for a variety of projects, but highest priority for this winter will be finishing a red fisherman’s knit throw I began a couple years ago, but haven’t yet managed to finish. I’m also going to allow myself one trip to a knitting store to buy some colorful yarn — maybe in blues — to make a scarf with beads. Scarves are fast and easy to knit, but the beads will be a new […]