About Lorette

My name is Lorette. I learned to knit in 1999, and took up spinning in 2009. I'm a physician specializing in internal medicine, and live in the Pacific Northwest. Enjoy my blog!

Ooooh!

After I finished the Ruffles shawl, I needed to cast on another semi-mindless project. I mentioned in my last post that I might do another Hitchhiker shawl, so I started rummaging around in my yarn stash for the perfect yarn. … Continue reading

New Socks!

And they're done.   Project Details Pattern: My same old vanilla sock Yarn: Lang Jawoll Superwash Solids, Black Watch. I think the real color “name” is actually a number. Needles: 2.25mm sterling double points For: John Started/Finished: Started 1/23/17 Finished … Continue reading

Weekend Goal

I'm a believer in setting achievable goals. Finishing those socks is my goal for this long weekend. These are for John. The yarn is Lang Jawoll superwash. It is really nice yarn, if a bit boring. It knits up into … Continue reading