Secret project revealed!

I learned to handspin this summer. And, like throwing away the first pancake from the griddle, I gave away the…

The Common Ground Country Fair

The Common Ground Country Fair is coming up in 2 weeks: Julie and I are going on Saturday. However…there’s one…

Fun with Scots dialect

Apparently, I’m a netty. You probably are, too, if you’re reading my site.

Le site du jour

modeknit musings – cool! (Incidentally, I understand her need to knit in class. I used to do needlepoint, drink coffee,…

Knitting as Therapy / Secret Project is Done!

A-ha! Even the non-knitting world is noticing the stress-reducing effects of our lovely 3-D artform. At this amusing site I…

Books about natural dyes

Some book recommendations so far, from compadres at Mind’s Eye and elsewhere: Indigo, Madder & Marigold: A Portfolio of Colors…

Inspector Anezka

We have high standards here at the bitter-girl knitblog. Why, Inspector Anezka spent so long looking at Mommy’s sweater, she…

Growing dye plants

Does anyone have a book, pamphlet or website to recommend on growing your own dye plants? (Particularly ones that will…

Portland knitting trip

Last night I went to the real-world World of Julie in Portland and we had a blast! Knitting, eating, knitting,…

Hurray! Digital camera!

Hurray! I’m getting a cheap digital camera from half.com – should more than pay for itself compared to the outrageous…