Moth Heaven Blog

What’s Next?

Written on May 2, 2004 at 8:56 pm

A couple of small victories this weekend to report.  Simply Marilyn is sailing along.  I’ve finished the front and cast on for the back.  Cornelia chose the plaited cable as a substitute for Debbie Bliss’ horseshoe cable, and the tripartite … Read More

Knitters of the World, Unite!

Written on May 1, 2004 at 11:01 am

Happy May Day!  Parades and Flowers: it must be spring.  Totally out of season, I’m working through the Blossom vest, on the brink of the final piece, only to realize I’m going to be short a skein and a half, … Read More

What the Italian Knitterati are wearing this year, circa 1964.

Written on April 30, 2004 at 10:33 am

I picked up a special order from Puttin’ on the Knitz in West Newton yesterday.  I have grown very fond of owners Don and Janet for their candor and generosity as knitters.  How many Knitting Shops can you think of … Read More