Socking Along

I finished the first upside down Falling Leaves. I call it that because I am following a reversed chart for the pattern in Knitty, which was toe up. I just couldn’t get the short rows done without holes. I decided that I would just do my usual cuff down thing, and use the design that… Continue reading Socking Along

Big Hat

Here I am modeling the red hat which I knitted from Baabajoe’s Woolpak 8 ply yarn. I did not realize that I had DK weight yarn, and had to hunt down a pattern. I will eventually felt it, so it will be a more normal size than this "before" photo. The pattern is Sweet Sixteen… Continue reading Big Hat

More Hats

Well, I have finished four hats and three socks. The socks are going to CIC, and the hats are going to Newburgh, IN. I am working on another hat in the pink. The purple socks are my first in worsted weight, from Marguerite’s  Mini-basketweave toddler sock pattern. I haven’t worked on my mittens lately.

My Mitten

This is the Snow Flower mitten from Joyknits. I have started over a few times. This is the latest, and I think it is fine. The thumb gusset and I had a few issues, which is one of the reasons for starting over. The other reason should be easy to spot, despite the terrible photo… Continue reading My Mitten