Knitting


Puppy paw prints 4

I couldn’t resist! Aren’t these the cutest stitch markers ever? I ran across this site last week and simply had to order. The variety there is amazing — everything from the puppy paw prints like mine or in various colors to owls, sheep, mittens, ladybugs, or almost anything you could […]


Finished cardigan 4

I’ve been concentrating on finishing the cardigan I’ve been working on, as I want to be able to get a lot of use out of it this fall and winter. I put the last stitches in last night, and I’m very happy with the result. 🙂 Because it’s a Custom Fit […]


Blocking

I’ve been working on knitting a new cardigan for the past few months; like my in-progress quilt, it’s been a little at a time. Anyway, I finally finished all five pieces and blocked them this morning, ready to stitch together. Once that joining is done, I’ll still have to add […]


Harrogate redux

When I posted this last week, I neglected to say that I wasn’t really happy with the round neckline. I’d wanted a boatneck, but something was sort of lost in translation when I generated the pattern. Just out of curiosity, I contacted Amy Herzog of CustomFit, and she very kindly […]


Harrogate progress

It’s been some time since I’ve posted any progress on my Custom Fit Harrogate sweater, but I finally have all four pieces off the needles. Yay! As you can see from the photo, I don’t have enough blocking squares, so I improvised with a folded towel in order to get […]


Slow progress 2

I know, I know. It’s been a while since my last post. I’m still working on quilting ‘Tis the Season, but there’s really not much to show; I’ve made it to the borders at this point, but it’s all just more of the same. Oh well. I’m making equally slow […]