My current work in progress:

Cornflower, a design from Marie Wallin from her pattern collection entitled Meadow. It is knit on a size 3.25mm needle with Sincere Sheep Cormo Sport in the Hathor’s Gem colorway.

Side Pieces

Here’s the first of four, count ‘erm four, side pieces that need to be knit for the body of Mary Tudor. I’m, now working on the second on the four side pieces. After that, there are four lace panels to knit for the body, then the sleeve pieces — three for each sleeve. Then of […]

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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. 🙂 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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