My current work in progress:

Plaid Cowl, my own design, knit from Spincycle Yarns Dyed in the Wool, using 3.75mm.

The Shift

Here’s what I did last week: This is The Shift, a cowl design by Andrea Mowry. I’ve turned into an Andrea Mowry fangirl, it seems. Her patterns are very well-written and her designs are pretty. What’s not to like? I used Spincycle Yarns Dyed in the Wool sportweight wool yarn in three green colorways: Deep […]

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Rose Cardigan

I finished my Rose Cardigan Friday night: This was a very fun project with an interesting construction: it is knit in four quadrants, which are seamed together. It’s worked sideways, starting at the wrist, and incorporates 4 colorways, each one fading into the next. The pattern, available on Ravelry here, was very detailed and very […]

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Rose Cardigan: Coming Together!

First of all, congratulations to Lauren Kowalczewski who is the winner of my giveaway of a copy of Wool Studio: The Knitwear Capsule Collection from Interweave. Thanks to everyone who left a comment! I have now entered the really fin part of my Rose Cardigan: the finishing bits! I’m doing it a bit differently than the pattern directs. […]

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Wool Studio: The Knitwear Capsule Collection

A couple of weeks ago I was offered a review copy of this: This is Wool Studio: The Knitwear Capsule Collection from Interweave, which came out last week. The editorial description of the book reads: Wool Studio is a capsule collection for the modern knitter that features sophisticated, simple, and luxurious knitting designs. That pretty much says it […]

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Third Quadrant

I am still working on the third quadrant of my Rose Cardigan — this is the back left piece: I ought to be able to finish it tonight or tomorrow, The it will be one to the last quadrant: right front. After that, there is still a lot of work to be done on the […]

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