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It’s Raining Yarn! Hallelujah!

It’s Raining Yarn! Hallelujah!

…Because at FIT it never rains men, so we will substitute some lyrics.  But really…  This week, we arrived to class for what most would expect to be a typical day in the FIT knitting lab (which I should have previously mentioned are deep in the basement of the school, where sunlight and time escapes […]

March 3, 2014 | By | Reply More
Knitting…not just for grandmas anymore!

Knitting…not just for grandmas anymore!

One of the first things that people say to me when I tell them that I LOVE to knit, is that I “Act like a grandma”.  But, once they see the type of knitwear that my classmates and I do, they are blown away.  I promise that throughout the semester I will prove to you […]

February 25, 2014 | By | Reply More
Ahh time to relax….

Ahh time to relax….

The storm has passed and I can finally rest easily.. kind of. We’ve all worked so hard to get to this point and I can’t believe it’s finally here! Our garments are done and we can finally start preparing ourselves for the real world! I’m happy with how my looks came out and can’t wait […]

April 23, 2013 | By | Reply More
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I cannot even explain how exhausted I have been lately. Every morning, like clockwork, I get up at 7:30 and make my way to school. Tons of iced coffee and sugar and a 13 hr shift later I am back in bed and setting my alarm to take on the next day. My fingers are […]

April 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
>.< Too much knitting.

>.< Too much knitting.

There is one week until we get pre judged on our garments which means we need 90% done . Ugh. Today I think the coffee got the best of me because after about 11 hours in the knitting lab today my hands are still shaking. I was having a hard time picking up dropped stitches. […]

April 3, 2013 | By | Reply More