My current work in progress:

Margaret Tudor, by Alice Starmore, knit from Frangipani Guernsey 5-ply in the Olive colorway, using 2.75mm needles.

Again with the Labor Intensive

Thank you for all your lovely comments on m y Beadwork Cardi. It has not yet been cool enough for me to be able to wear it, but hopefully soon. I had so much fun knitting this cardi that I decided to knit another project using guensey yarn. This time I am using Frangipani 5-Ply […]

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Beadwork Cardigan

I finished my Beadwork Cardigan Monday night. To recap, this is the adult version of the child’s cardigan that was originally published in Jade Starmore’s book A Collector’s Item. The pattern for the adult-sized cardi appeared in the Fall 1999 issue of Interweave Knits magazine. I’ve loved it since I first saw the pattern 20 […]

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Neatness Counts

It’s all over apart from the neckband and front bands, which are in progress now. Loki’s contribution:

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Front Done

I finished the left side front of my Beadwork Cardi on Friday. Here are both side fronts: I am pleased to report that they match. ๐Ÿ™‚ I am now working on a sleeve: The sleeves are far less labor-intensive than the body of the cardi because there is none of the complicated twisty stitch pattern. […]

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Beadwork Progress

Last week I showed you the back of Beadwork that I had just completed. Here is the left side front: It looks like I’ve not made much progress since last week, doesn’t it? Psych! I finished the right side front yesterday. ๐Ÿ˜› It took me two weeks to complete the back, and a week to […]

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