My current work in progress:

Seaforth designed by Alice Starmore, knit in British Breeds 5-ply Guernsey Wool on US 3 needles.


Summer Solstice

Happy Solstice! Me, I’m looking forward to the Autumnal Equinox. Not a fan of hot weather.

In my last blog post I erroneously referred to the piece I was knitting as the back of Boxy. It is actually the front. And it is done:


It’s hanging off the sides of the table in that photo. Here is a close-up of the neckline:


I’ve rolled it up into a nice fat inside-out sausage while it waits for me to knit the back.


And here is the back:


This will be demoted to commuter knitting now because I have a stealth project I need to start.

Loki is, as always, eager to help!



  1. Debbie M says:

    Stealth project. Hmmm. Is there going to be a KAL this year?

  2. Yes, a KAL please!

  3. Yes, will there be? I’ve done all of them so far and look forward to the possibility of another! Details soon, please! šŸ™‚

  4. Ooh. Stealth project…exciting….
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  5. I live in Arkansas and its 100 degrees and humid as all get out and I say come on Autumn equinox. I always celebrate the days getting shorter!!! Am I the only one missing out on the Summer Mystery Shawl 2015?? Waiting……..