My very first yarn advent is a Disney Princess-inspired set of 24 minis and a full skein for Christmas. This set was from Yarn Café Creations. It was a fun experience! When finding a pattern, I wanted something that could use most of the minis, something that showed off all of the multicolored yarns, and…
took the idea of Sister Janie, expanded the width of the motif, and then stretched the space between increase/decrease rows out. Like a waterfall!
using the lace from the low tide cardi to make a necklace length cowl to wrap around as many times as there is yarn. I had half a skein left after the low tide, and I love how the Madelinetosh TML shows off in this stitch.
Road to Health part 2
won yarn on Anatomy of Knitting podcast. it screams Spring and KRISTINE to me!
Laceweight version, held single throughout for a light and airy scarf size clapotis. may have only done 6 repeats of the increase section, instead of 6 MORE, or 7 total. based on a rough count of the finished product. 41 total dropped stitches. I repeated the straight section until I got a rough idea of…
doing the pattern without the edge. normally use the no-cable-needle-method, but I found that this # of stitches was just too far. skein1 and skein 4 are one dye lot, 2 and 3 are the other.
broken rib with i-cord edges. striping every 6 rows. the original yarn is 4 strands of worsted yarns twisted together – unwound into 4 individual balls.
need something simple for car knitting. found it actually looking for something to do with my Fondant colorway of Sweet Georgia… but then realized any of my stripy sock yarns might work. This is one that looks like Strawberry Cheesecake that I got in CA, and I think it will keep my hands soft during…
Lorna bought the yarn, wanted a wide scarf that was fairly simple. Tried a variety of small variations on stockingette and stockingette on a bias, and everything still curled. settled on feather and fan instead, and this pattern was super easy.