I actually drafted this post in January. I cut out these pieces way back then to get a start on an advent calendar, knowing it would be a long and slow project. Each pocket will contain a felt Christmas ornament, … Continue reading
Enough said. This one (as opposed to this one), made with Quince and Co. puffin in Honey. I loved the first one so much I gave it to my sister, so this one is for me.
Pattern: Bayside Pullover Yarn: 5 skeins Quince and Co. Finch wool in Frost Needle: US 4 Remember when I started this sweater for a Knit-along a year and a half ago?! Such tiny needles, and so very many stitches for … Continue reading
Pattern: Naiya Yarn: less than 1 skein (right at 80 grams) Knit Picks Swish Bulky in Silver – Superwash Merino Wool Needle: US 11 (Have I mentioned that I got a set of interchangeable cable needles? Ooh la la.) I … Continue reading
So, I’m still here. Still making things edible and not, though now I’m working full time, and free time is harder to come by. I did motivate for some Christmas gifts, despite a series of illnesses. I’m especially happy with … Continue reading
I finally feel as if I’ve made some progress on my latest sweater. As you can see, I’ve made it past the armholes and am working on the body. I love the way the cables wrap around the shoulders and … Continue reading
I’ve joined the latest knit along over at luvinthemommyhood. The last knit along inspired me to make the Date Night Sweater. This time around, I’ve decided to make myself a proper pullover, in fingering weight yarn no less. For you … Continue reading
Pattern: Wool Leaves by Jared Flood Yarn: 4.25 skeins Knit Picks Bare Swish Bulky– Superwash Merino Wool Needle: US 13 – 9.0 mm Finished measurements: 29″ x 33″ Time to Complete: Two weeks I finished this lovely baby blanket over … Continue reading