Moth Heaven Blog

Really Scary Knitting

Written on January 26, 2005 at 10:36 am

I have been wandering lately, looking over the projects I have in process, feeling vaguely dissatisfied with all of them, none of them particularly motivating, cute but not compelling.  Here it is, winter, snow and cold and great inspiration for … Read More

Weather today: Blizzard, chance of knittting

Written on January 23, 2005 at 4:28 pm

Hey, we got over two feet of snow north of Boston. So I got some knitting done.(that’s the little needle-felted snowman I made before Christmas: he’s been hanging around here ever since.  I think he’s a cheerful little presence.) And … Read More

Knotty Merino, the Wholesome Sequel

Written on January 21, 2005 at 1:51 pm

Here is the naughty merino, tamed by my new wheel (have I mentioned that I have a new wheel?).  The fiber is from Ashland Bay Trading, in the colourway Sandalwood.   It’s a soft wool, short in staple, and on the … Read More