I knit all evening, and during church this morning, and during my meeting this afternoon, but look, I finished my sweater! I can't say I enjoyed having to knit FOUR sleeves for this sweater, but I'm really pleased with the fit I got in the end. I also found myself wishing I'd woven in ends… Continue reading i did it!!
I finished sleeve number one (again) a couple of days ago, and have been making decent progress on sleeve number two (again): This time, I checked my stitch count THREE TIMES before I started knitting down from the sleeve cap on the second sleeve, so here's hoping that it's smooth sailing from here on out!… Continue reading sleeve number two (again)
I haven't really had much time at all to knit since getting back from the conference - with a stack of midpoint portfolios to grade, extra workshops to run, a couple of concerts to perform in, and a whole lot of sleep debt, knitting just hasn't really been in the cards this week. But today,… Continue reading picking back up where i left off
Sure enough, I was able to finish my yellow Willow Cowl before the end of the CCCC 2019 conference, which meant I could snap a picture of myself wearing it with Pittsburgh's matching bridges in the background! My Wednesday workshop presentation went great. Made a bunch of great new connections with the folks in the… Continue reading made it.
I haven't had all that much time to knit this week, but I have at least reached elbow-length on the Sleeve That Was Ripped Out By Mistake. But that's not what this post is about. See, my ukulele orchestra is going to be performing in my church's Spring Equinox services next weekend, and I found… Continue reading I am a ridiculous person
I snuck every bit of knitting time I could into my schedule last week, and I actually FINISHED my sweater! Isn't that a nice-looking slightly short-rowed, garter stitch + contrast i-cord neckband? But when I was trying the sweater on, I realized that sleeve number two seemed a bit baggier than sleeve number one: I… Continue reading well…at least my neckband looks good?