Pursuit of Fiber

Chasing after that which renews my soul and ties it together: Fiber, Food, Friends, Family and Faith

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Blogging break

Posted by on Jun 30, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

I am taking a week off of posting. I will be back after the long 4th weekend. I will be messing around with the blog and website to make it more user friendly. Please make sure your RSS feed is routed through http://feeds.feedburner.com/PursuitOfFiber. If you have the feedburner feed for POF, then when I make changes and switch software and finally come to...

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WIP Wednesday – airy

Posted by on Jun 25, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

I have been airing out the WIPs by knitting them in the outdoors. All of them have progressed. I fell in love with this pattern, the Bubble Pullover from Knitting Nature, before I ever bought the book. I was just looking for the right yarn and the right occassion. Now I understand the middle of summer is not the most ideal time to be knitting a 100% wool...

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Thursday – Yarn Tastings

Posted by on Jun 19, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

Purelife by Rowan5.5 sts/inch on US 5s100% Organic Cotton131 yards. Color: 984Purelife on Ravelry This yarn had such a lovely color that it drew me in while I was knitting with it. I loved that it had this subtle variation in color similar to a kettle dyed yarn. It was really hard to see it in the yellow but I was knitting outside and the sunshine brought...

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WIP Wednesday

Posted by on Jun 18, 2008 in fiber | 1 comment

I was good this week. I paid attention to all my WIPs but of course got more done on the largest and newest one. The Firebrick mitten in its smallest size is doing well but I cam getting distracted by shiny knits. I need to get the thumb on by this weekend. My goal was today but Churchable got sick with food poisoning last night and he did not get to sleep...

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2008 Summer Knitting Goals

Posted by on Jun 17, 2008 in fiber | 1 comment

The image is from a site that has demotivators. Ali over on Skeins Her Way is having a contest to keep your knitting on track this summer. I thought I would jump in since I seem to be aimlessly drifting lately. Finish the Firebrick Mittens (ravelry) & get them ready to sale the pattern. Finish BILs socks Finish Prayer Sock Swap II socks Finish...

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