Pursuit of Fiber

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

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WIP Wednesday – a big day

Posted by on May 15, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

Today is churchable & I’s 3rd Anniversary today. This is a WIP that I hope to have for my whole life.I love you sweetheart and here is to many more years! I have been busy making upgrades to the blog and making things work again. We found the archives so those should work again and a google search box will soon be living on the blog sidebar so...

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We have moved

Posted by on May 12, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

Welcome folks, Pursuit of Fiber the blog has officially moved to its new place on my website. I am checking to see if the RSS is working. There is a little rerouting issue that will take you from the website to blogger and then back to the blog. That is being sorted out. If you experience any problems please let me know in the comments. And yes I know the...

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FO Friday – Monkeying around

Posted by on May 10, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

Pattern: Monkey socks by Cookie A Raveled hereYarn: Butternut Woolens Super Sock Yarn (this yarn is being discontinued so no extra facts)Needles: US 2 (2.75mm) knitpicks harmony fixed circular Mods: I knit a short row heel with the pattern flowing down into the heel. Since I took my FO pics this week, I was unable to get my heel in the picture. I also...

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Thursday – Yarn Tastings

Posted by on May 10, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

This months yarn tasting is ribbon yarns. At the end of the month, I will be putting up a drag report. All the swatches are hanging on my bulletin board in the studio to determine if they will grow from the gravity. Tiziana by GGH yarns4.25 sts/inch on US 7s75% rayon, 15% silk, 10% nylon132 yards. color: 006 This ribbon yarn was pleasant to touch. I loved...

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WIP Wednesday – UFOs

Posted by on May 8, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

Well I have not had too much time to knit away but I have been plugging along on my endpaper mitts. I really want to finish these since I want to wear them. The pattern is so easy to follow and understand. I hope to be finished with these by next week. Then I can cast on for some new projects. Hopefully my skirt and a giant Beet. I hope your week is going...

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Weekend & Contest winnings

Posted by on May 5, 2008 in fiber | 0 comments

This weekend started out with a trip down the river to get our first CSA farm share of the year. I was so excited. I had missed having a farm share last year. This farm also seemed to meet my expectations of a CSA. If you click on the photo, you will see what we received. Somehow the salad mix and braising greens snuck out of the bag and did not make it...

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