My current work in progress:

Tawney Sweater,by Jenni Barrett, knit from MadelineTosh Tosh Sock, using 3.25mm and 3.5mm needles.

Newsom

I finished Newsom on Thursday. Here’s the back: The only mod I did was to do an i-cord cast-off on the front bands/collar, and to pick up and work a few garter stitch rows along the bottom edge, and do an i-cord bind-off there as well. I made this from Shalimar Enzo Sport in the […]

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All Together Now

I have made some great progress on my Newsom cardi due to a couple of marathon knitting sessions this week. I have started the yoke, where you add the sleeves onto the needle and then knit up from there, decreasing to make the raglan “seams.” That’s a raglan seam — here is the whole thing […]

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We Interrupt This Cardi

. . . for another cardi! On August 1, I set aside my Comfort Fade Cardi and started my August Camp Loopy project: Bristol Ivy’s Newsom. I am using Shalimar Enzo Sport in the “Thistle” colorway, which is sort of a faded denim blue. My work-in-progress photo looks a bit faded: The color in the […]

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Collared!

I’ve been working along on my Comfort Fade Cardi and last night I finished the body! What remains to be done are the sleeves, and the collar/front bands. The pattern directs you to work the sleeves, then the collar, but I’ve decided to do these in reverse order. So last night/this morning I picked up […]

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Just for Kicks

Thanks for the great response to my Plaid Cowl pattern. In my giveaway, I’ve sent free copies to the following Ravelry IDs: catspawlace, pac300, kittymo, tarotemp, wooliechin, and durhampa. A couple of weeks ago I received a review copy of a new book: This is Classic Kicks for Little Feet: 16 Knitted Shoe Styles for Baby’s First Year by Helga […]

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