I have a lot of fingering weight yarn left over from different projects, and they really don’t go together, with the exception of a linen stitch scarf. Here’s the yarn I’m working with. See? Not really a matching set. The purple/blue is from Allie’s dress, the brown is from a pair of socks I knit […]Read More Linen Stitch Scarf WIP
Short rows is one technique that I sort of scoffed at. Picking up wraps? Who cares about the holes? Truthfully, I didn’t understand the directions. There I said it. But, it finally clicked for me this week. I needed a small project to do, and Very Pink’s Learn to Knit a Spiral Scarf pattern was […]Read More WIP: Doing Short Rows Correctly
Yay! I completed the Wingspan scarf I started late last summer! I think a big part of why this one went wayside was the yarn. I used some weird novelty yarns, and some Lion Brand Amazing that I had left over from a previous project. It looks…interesting. It’s a strange combination of textures, I will […]Read More Another WIP….done!
I have so many works in progress (WIP’s), that it’s starting to gnaw at me. So, no more new projects until I have all the current stuff on my needles done. And just what have I left behind? Here’s list. 1. Lacey simple poncho. This is the most current piece I started, and I’m going […]Read More Works in Progress Backlog
I recently grabbed the Winter 2011/2012 edition of Knit Simple magazine purely because of the pretty wrap on the front cover. And now I’m knitting it! It turned out to be a fairly straightforward pattern. I am a little hesitant when it comes to lace knitting, as my previous experiences have not been good. So […]Read More Lace Wrap WIP