My current work in progress:

Geiger by Norah Gaughan, knit from Wollmeise Merino DK in the “Schwefel” colorway, using 3.25mm and 3.75mm needles.

Sleeves

Sleeves are done!

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All that remains is to pick up a million stitches for the front bands, knit ’em, and sew the sweater together.

Loki is in position to help.

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Geiger Progress

Norah Gaughan’s Geiger cardigan is a fantastic, fun pattern to knit, but it is not for the weak of heart. The most important skill you need to knit this cardi is the ability to follow directions. 😉

There are so many different things going on at the same time that I made myself a little chart to keep track of what shaping is being done on which row.

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I finished the back last weekend:

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And I finished the side fronts this morning:

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Next up: sleeves!

Loki is ready to “help” me as you can see. He does a great job of ensuring that my laptop does not escape!

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Speaking of Norah Gaughan . . .

Here is my new work in progress: This is Geiger, a Norah Gaughan design from the Brooklyn Tweed Winter 2018 collection, which was published last January. I’ve had my eye on this pattern ever since then! The pattern calls for Brooklyn Tweed Arbor, a DK weight wool yarn. I’m using Wollmeise Merino DK in the […]

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Throwback Cardi

The winner of last week’s giveaway of  40 Timeless Knits, by the Editors of Vogue Knitting and Norah Gaughan is Vikki G. Thanks to everyone who left a comment! Last night I finished this: This is my Throwback Cardi, a design by Andrea Mowry. I knit mine from Blue Sky Fibers Woolstok Worsted and Spincycle Yarns […]

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40 Timeless Knits

I was recently sent a review copy of this: This is 40 Timeless Knits, by the Editors of Vogue Knitting and Norah Gaughan. Released by Sixth&Spring Books on September 4, 2018, it is a collection of (you guessed it) 40 patterns by Norah Gaughan that have graced the pages of Vogue Knitting magazine over the […]

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