When I first started this blog, Bunny Totem Knits, in February of 2016, I wasn't sure what I wanted my focus to be. I knew I wanted to write about knitting, but I also wanted to write about other topics connected with finances, teaching, and other life issues. I played around with the theme of "Knitting... Continue Reading →
One project I'm working on this week is a towel topper. (The second project I am working on is a secret. I'll share next week though!) I can't say it's too exciting to knit towel toppers IMHO, but a friend of mine uses them all the time. She doesn't knit and she's so generous to... Continue Reading →
For the last few weeks, I've posted about knitting an Irish Hiking Hat for my husband and my step-daughter. I finished my step-son's orange hat last week. And I couldn't stop knitting Irish Hiking Hats. I started a purple one, that will have lavender stripes. I took the yarn out of my stash. And then I started... Continue Reading →
I started what I named my dripping paint scarf a few years ago. I used double-knitting to create a pattern that I thought looked like paint dripping down a wall. It was turning out pretty well. This pic shows an aqua "paint" dripping on a grey surface. "If it was going so well, what was... Continue Reading →
If you ever have the inclination to "enroll" a friend in a gift-of-the-month club, especially if you are the one making the gift, I highly recommend it!
Last week I frogged a few rows from my latest cowl (using Caron Simply Soft berry blue and bone) because I had gone onto the solid bone-colored section and saw I wanted the stripe where I use one strand of berry blue and one strand of bone to be thicker. (The thinner stripe looked out... Continue Reading →
This past week, I made lots of I-cords so I could finish my set of 12 travel napkin/silverware holder-thingies. Now that I'm done with the I-cords, I need to sew them on and then they will be done! I'll post some pics soon. Then I started a cowl with some left over... Continue Reading →