Tag Archive ‘Ravelry’


knittedyarns New Project from Nancy Bush Book-Triinu Scarf Started

This weekend, I spent time going through my lace knitting books and searching the web and Ravelry for a lace shawl pattern. I knew that I wanted to knit a rectangular shawl for my mother. Since my mother wanted a scarf that was at least six feet long, I didn’t want to deal with knitting […]

knittedyarns Chevron Rib Tank Grows Sleeves

On the way home from dinner with friends, we walked past Eileen Fisher. In the window, there was  a ribbed long sleeve sweater in the new gold and brick red colors of fall.  The ribs met at an angle across the front. This inspired me to make a long sleeve sweater with ribs using the purple […]

knittedyarns Allergic to Knitting – No Lanolin or Nickel for Me!

This skin issue started about  a year and a half ago when I was interviewed on CNN International by Maggie Lake regarding online video which became part of a piece on the Google-YouTube purchase.  (one of the members of my knitting group saw me on tv in Palermo, Italy!) As part of the preparation for the […]

knittedyarns Knitting Adventure in the Chicago Loop

My friend Amanda and I used our session at the 2007 DMA Annual where we spoke on next generation web strategies as an excuse for another yarn adventure. Since Amanda had presented over the weekend, she had spent Monday indulging in some shopping therapy (aka exploring Chicago) where she scoped out a couple of yarn […]