Yarn Along ~ Knitting with a bit of reading!

Two of my favourite things are knitting and reading, and the evidence of this often shows up in my photographs.  I love seeing what other people are knitting and reading as well.  So, what are you knitting or crocheting right now? What are you reading?  ~ Ginny from Small Things

I’m still reading Heather Barbieri’s The Lace Makers of Glenmara and will be finished by the end of the week. I really need to finish the Postmistress by Sarah Blake but can’t seem to get into the book.  So, I think my next book to read will be Dragonfly in Amber by Diana Gabaldon, which I’ve read long ago but have started reading the series.

Knitting is going really great and I’m almost finished with my top-down cardi.  I just need to finish the left side front ribbing and the sleeves.  I’m excited to get this project done so I can wear it soon !

20 thoughts on “Yarn Along ~ Knitting with a bit of reading!

  1. Ava

    I am reading book 5 of the epic fantasy fiction series ‘Game of Thrones’ and I am knitting with Rowan chunky wool to make a winter body warmer.

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    1. Tina Post author

      That series sounds great Ava and I lok forward to watching season 1 via Netflix. I love the Rowan chunky … it’s great to knit with :)

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  2. Allison

    That sweater looks amazing! Short sleeves are awesome also. I find that it takes like 1/2 the time to knit the sweater if you don’t have long sleeves.

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  3. Sarah

    The cardi looks lovely. I have downloaded the sample of the book you’re reading after last week’s Yarn Along but I haven’t read it yet.

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  4. Jess

    The cardigan is beautiful. I’ve been trying to get back into reading, but my attention is being pulled by children lately. If I can sneak minutes in, though, I will. Right now I’m trying to get through Yoga for Mind Body and Soul. It’s like school work!

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    1. Tina Post author

      Thank you so much Jess! I can only imagine how busy you must be with your kinds and family, that’s the good kind of busy though :) The book you’re reading sounds very interesting and I might have to check that one out.

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  5. Sharon

    Liike many, I love to read and knit also. I am currently trying to finish the first of three “Tying the Knot” wedding gift afghans that must all be complete by July 7. Currrently reading the latest in the Maisie Dobbs series by Winspear, “Elegy for Eddie.” Such great books!

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