Great American Aran Afghan

Good Lord! It’s been a while since I’ve posted. A bit over two years to be exact! A lot has happened since then and I’ve done a┬ábit of knitting. Let’s not delay any longer – here’s the update: I got married We bought a house (more on that later) I changed jobs (did I mention […]

Since I was super busy this year, I wasn’t able to take full advantage of all the vacation I have accrued for the year, so since it’s a use or lose it kind of thing I took the last 2 weeks of the year off. That gave me plenty of time to get some stuff […]

Well, Folks, I’ve been focused. Which means that after completing Ribbon, I decided to focus on Vodka Lemonade. As you can see, I was able to complete the body. The seed stitch at the bottom is rolling a bit, but I think that will be fine once I’m done and I block this baby. While […]

Sigh. I have a lot of projects that I am working on and not enough time in the day. I decided to actually take a little inventory about things I am knitting and came up with this list: Cable baby Sweater – knitting is done. Need to sew on the snap band I made. Lazy! […]


by admin on March 2, 2012

in Great American Aran Afghan

Good Lord! I update the site and look at me…a slacker. I’m not really a slacker, though. I have been knitting, just not telling you all about it. So, shall we get on with it? Remember I talked about the Epic project? Well, I actually got a square done. This is the square that Hunt […]

Like Robin, I’ve decided to have an epic project to work on. While at Vogue Knitting Live! I decided to purchase the starter kit for the Great American Aran Afghan project from Hunt Valley Cashmere. I went with the 8-ply version (worsted) and have started the first square listed for the project by Barbara Selesnick. […]