Well, I am a member of the Summer of Lace Knitalong, so I decided I had better work on my Meadow Flowers shawl. It has actually been growing a little. I did the section after the second lifeline three times. My flowers looked as if they had been exposed to something which altered their structure… Continue reading Meadow Flowers
Opal Petticoat! I have so many socks I want to knit-why do I keep buying sock yarn. I love to look at it. I think this is something else I blame on Margene, as her socks were so darn cute! I got this in the mail, really fast from Carodan Farm. That’s where I got… Continue reading Petticoat
Well, here is the shawl, but I can’t seem to get past the second lifeline. I tried again, for the third time. This is driving me nuts. Think I’ll have to go back to the sock now. I guess I’ll have to wait for the next Six Sock KAL.After I posted the photo, I tried… Continue reading Lifelines
Well, I took a picture of my sock posing in the petunias the other day. Later in the afternoon, I went to knit on it again. The yarn wouldn’t slide on my addi Turbo 0s. What is the problem? I wondered. Oh yeah, petunias are covered with stickiness, and so were my knitting needles. After… Continue reading Miscellaneous stuff
No, I did not work on Eyelet Cardi last night. I started another sock, this one from my blue and white Regia Surf Cotton that I have had for a year or so. I started the Peaks and Valleys socks from the Knit Socks! book my Secret Pal 5 gifted me with. The pattern was… Continue reading Oh well, socks again
I have finished another pair of socks. Maybe I will wait for the next Six Sox KAL to start the next pair. I need an excuse to work on the languishing Eyelet Cardi, as well as the poor little Meadow Flowers shawl.
Well, I continued on the Meilenweit Tropical Fruit socks. I am more than halfway down the foot on the second sock. Today I encountered a knot. After taking care to match the darn stripes, the wrong color was tied on after the knot. So I had to cut a hunk out of my yarn in… Continue reading Summer Socks