I cannot wait to wear this sweater! Still, it needed to be blocked, and as you can see, here it is unblocked and while it is being blocked. I hope I did it right. It needs to dry for a while, but it should be ready by Wednesday. I am going to be rocking my […]Read More Long Lean Sweater: Week 7 Almost there!
I am in the home stretch! All I have to do is finish the border, sew the side seams, do the pocket borders and sew them together, and block. This is exciting! Since I didn’t update last week on my progress, I finished both sleeves and the back. The back took FOREVER to finish. The […]Read More Long Lean Sweater Weeks 5 & 6
I’m still working on the back panel of the sweater, but I have finished the back shaping and hope to start the raglan edging tonight. Then, on to the sleeves! Otherwise, not a whole lot to report on my progress. I did take another few days off on the weekend and knit a sock in […]Read More Long Lean Sweater: Week 4
Here’s my progress on Week 2 of the Long Lean Sweater! I’m very happy with how far I’ve gotten on this sweater. Yeah, I’ve had to rip out on section on the left side TWICE, but I managed to do it without freaking out. Whew! During the second week, I’m working on the right side. […]Read More Long Lean Sweater: Week 2
I’m working on my first sweater, and think it would be a fun to share my progress here on the blog. I’m currently in the first week of knitting, and have made good progress since my first class at Kitnit Fine Yarns, my LYS, on Saturday. The pattern is what we are calling the Long […]Read More Long Lean Sweater: Week One