I haven’t had a lot of knitting time this week – general craziness at work and at home is mostly keeping me busy, and designing a motif for Knitting Seasons is taking up the rest of my time. But I have been getting a little work in on my Find Your Fade shawl. I’m at… Continue reading Fade Progress
This past Sunday we got our first creativity assignment for Kate Davies Knitting Season club, which involves creating our own motif. I am taking my inspiration for this assignment from eastern Pennsylvania, my point of origin. For a while now, I have thought that some of the imagery from hex signs and related folk art… Continue reading Creativity starting…Now!
So. Schooner. Tried it on this morning, as I have a tiny little bit of finishing left to do, and I was getting pretty excited to have it to wear later this week. Not. Flattering. Not a little not flattering. Very, very much not flattering. This is tremendously disappointing, as I could really use it… Continue reading Schooner to the Frog Pond
Time to take a short break from relentlessly going on about what I’m knitting now by taking a look at what I plan to knit next! Directly next are swatches for this month and next month’s Custom Fit patterns. In looking through my stash, I discovered that I had 2 sweater quantities each of two… Continue reading Next!
Now that the decreases are happening, the fronts are moving along pretty quickly! I have about 30 more rows of neck decreases, then a little shoulder shaping, and done! Well, except for blocking and a little edging.
Schooner is sailing along! I have gotten up to the interesting part now. You can see the V-neck opening is just started, and you can’t really see it, but I have started the armhole decreases. I think it should start to go fast now! I just keep decreasing for the V-neck, do a few more… Continue reading Weekend Other WIP Report
The Fade continues fading away. The lavender color has so much pink in it that it looks like I’m still doing the fade striping, but I’m not – it’s all the lavender 🙂 I’ve still got several more rows of the garter section, then on to the next lace section, and so on to infinity.… Continue reading Weekend WIP Report