Hi all! I have a couple FOs to show you today! I finished another pair of socks the other day: Pattern: generic 64 stitch cuff-down heel-flap socks with eye-of-partridge heel Yarn: Lotus Yarns Chakra in colorway Katherine (a lovely brown/pale blue/grey) Needles: US2 Started: Jan 22, 2012 Finished: March 13, 2012 The yarn is a… Continue reading Socks and a baby blanket
I have one FO to show you and a couple of WiPs to show you today. (I know, it's not FO Friday yet, but odds are I won't get around to posting again on Friday - hubby is out of town again, which causes all kinds of craziness in our house!) I finished up the Gotland… Continue reading WiP Wednesday
I meant to show you these on Friday, but I got sidetracked and never wrote up the post!! So... I'll show them to you today. 🙂 I finished another pair of socks: Pattern: improvised - (a basic cuff-down 64 stitch sock with short row heels) Yarn: Collinette Jitterbug in colorway Gauguin, with colorway Velvet Plum… Continue reading More socks!
I cannot believe that it has been so long since I posted last! The holidays were so busy that I kept forgetting to post! Now that I'm getting back into our normal routine I'll try to get back into the habit of posting more regularly. I have a sad bit of news - my kitty… Continue reading I’m still here, I promise!!
I've been knitting away at all kinds of things, mostly Christmas presents, so I sadly can't show you most of my WiPs or recent FOs. Now that I finished up my sock pattern and published it (see here!), I have a new design on paper and on the needles - this time for a shawl. But… Continue reading WiP Wednesday
Well, it's FO Friday and I have a new pattern to share with you! Autumn Wheat Socks The sample will be on display at SAFF in the FibroFibers booth, so if you're heading to Asheville this weekend be sure to swing by Jen's booth and check it out! (And buy some of her yarn while you're… Continue reading FO Friday – New pattern!
I finally finished the pair of socks I had on the needles for my son! They had been hibernating for so long, I wasn't sure they'd still fit him (he's growing so fast!) but there's still an inch or so of room at the end of these, so they should last him for a little… Continue reading Socks!
Here is my finished shawl! Pattern: EZ 100th Anniversary Camping Half Circle Shawl Yarn: Sanguine Gryphon Bugga! in Dog Days Cicada (2 skeins) Needles: US 8 Started: August 15, 2011 Finished: August 30, 2011 Modifications: I changed the first lace section from the cat's paw lace to 'Ladybug Lace' found in Knitted Lace of Estonia, page 138. Also,… Continue reading Camp Loopy Shawl
Here's my finished vest! Pattern: Lolita Vest by Jamie Thomas Yarn: Rowan Revive (100% recycled yarn - silk, cotton, viscose) Needles: US7 (4.5 mm) Size knitted: small (see note below) Started: August 5, 2011 Finished: August 14, 2011 Modifications: none! I promised to show you how this seams up, so here goes! You end up with a rectangle… Continue reading FO Friday
I finished my Camp Loopy Project #2 - Viking Socks! Pattern: Viking Socks by Lykkefanten Yarn: Madelintosh Tosh Sock in color Calligraphy Needles: Size US 0 and US 2 Size: 64 stitch size Started: July 15th, 2011 Finished: August 4, 2011 Modifications: I used the size 0 needles on the cuff, heel, bottom of foot and toe. I used… Continue reading More socks! (and more yarn!)