Knit and Tonic – Something Red

New Sweaters

by Amanda on January 11, 2009

in Knit and Tonic - Something Red, Wendy Bernard

So, here it is- a completed Something Red. In my case, it's black, and I'm pretty happy with it. It's fuzzy, warm, and comfortable. In fact, I wore it out yesterday with BFF in one of the snowstorms we've been having. While we were sitting in our restaurant eating, I was beyond warm! Part of […]

I was so busy, in fact, that I was unable to really post anything until now. My "To Do" list has been growing every day! Well, let's talk about the things that I have completed, not those things that still need to be done. Here you can see that I've finished a top-down short-row sleeve […]

Progress Update

by Amanda on December 30, 2008

in Knit and Tonic - Something Red, Wendy Bernard

I had some time off over the Christmas Holiday, and since it was either extremely cold, wet, icy, or snowy, I did manage to get more knitting done than the body of Tang. Here is a pic of Something Black with one sleeve complete and one sleeve getting to the point of completion. I'm really […]

Well, it’s that time of year again, time to pull out Yoda’s sweater. It’s been getting unseasonably cold here, so we need to keep the little princess warm on her potty breaks. I’ve even threatened her with the boots (little does she know I returned them, but that was hilarious!!). Maybe she’ll learn to potty […]

Did I mention that I had raccoons living in my roof? I can’t remember if I did…too much has been going on lately. Anyway, about a month ago, I caught the first one by hiring Critter Control. They put a trap on the roof near the holes that the raccoons created themselves with some goodies […]

So, I ripped out the CDR to nothingness. I was so disgusted with myself that I did not cast back on for it. I’ll get to it…instead, I cast on for the Basic Chic Hoodie. It was calling to me! I’m going to do the lace version with this yarn and if I like the […]

I’ve become obsessed with worsted weight knitting, so I think I need a few more size 7 needles. Maybe I should just keep working on what I am working on and not start anything else? Nah! Variety is the spice of life, right? So, I began the Something Red Black with the Valley Yarns Florence. […]