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Lacy Twist Stitch Pattern

I jumped for joy when I first saw the photo of this Lacy Twist Stitch Pattern about a year ago. And then I scratched my head. Because there was just a photo there, without any instructions. I searched for it and then gave up, since I did not even have the name of the pattern. A couple
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Remembering and Knitting

I was nervous and tense all day yesterday and could not figure out what was happening with me. Then I looked at the calendar. I guess this date and everything that happened then have become so much a part of me that I feel it without being aware of it. Not sure this makes any sense, b
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Frog pond dip

What can I say? DeNile is not just a river in Egypt… Sometimes I knit on even if a man on the galloping horse with one eye closed can see that it is time to give up. This is what happened to me this time. I love the yarn, I love the pattern and I ignored the little thing, like i
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Sock knitting fever.

The kids have gone to school and I am madly knitting. The sock fever has hit and I knit as much as I can, anywhere I can, even if it is just a few stitches at the time. Socks! Recently I have said that I had plenty of them, but… Well, I wear my handknit socks all the time, yes e
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It is that time of the year…

Pomegranates, pomegranates and more pomegranates… Please bear with me, it is that time of the year again when the pomegranates are everywhere I look, so inviting, I just can’t pass them by. So, let you be warned, there will be more pomegranate photos on this blog. Now that
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The School is Near…

Actually very, very near. The kids will be going back to school next Thursday. This year the girls are starting school early because due to the clerical error they went off early on vacation. This of course means the much dreaded by me Back to School shopping. I have spent Sunday and
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