Tag Archives: scarf

Basic Market Salad

As I mentioned in my last post, my Carpal Tunnel is really giving me trouble.  It’s  super frustrating because apparently wrist usage is very important to my everyday life.  Who knew?  I made my penne aglio e olio last night, and it was still too much stirring.  I also caved and knit about 6 more […]

Knitting + Carpal Tunnel = :(

I was all excited to go to another Creative Geeks Society meetup last night and get my knit on, but my wrist has been giving me some trouble the past few days.  Like a good girl, I put on my brace and knit a few rows of my Trapped Bar Scarf, hoping that the brace […]

aglio e oilio

Scarves and Sauces

My trapped bar scarf feels like it’s knitting up incredibly slowly.  I knew that it would from reading comments on the pattern; it’s a 1×1 rib.  Still, I feel like I’m making good progress.  My friend Ellen held a “Crafterday” at her house, where we watched Lord of the Rings and knit/crocheted.  We got through […]

Bag o' Tricks

Forays into Creative Geekdom

This evening marked my first foray into the knitting meetup or, as I described it on my Facebook page, “a trial run to find out whether or not I am so introverted that I can’t knit next to other people.”  The verdict?  I can in fact knit next to other people.  Score! I found Seattle […]