I knew when I dreamed up making a sweater based on the "Late Bloomer" mittens from Making magazine that it would be a labor of love. It's slow-going, but with a bit of embroidery each evening, I've now got flowers completely encircling the yoke! I just need to embroider them a bit further down on… Continue reading Yoke Progress, Ravelry Sadness
The Spring Equinox is also our 16th wedding anniversary (and, because we adopted our two of our cats 8 weeks after our wedding, when they were 8 weeks old, their approximate 16th birthday!). So it's a big day! I hope everyone had a wonderful first day of Spring, even if you live in a place… Continue reading Happy Spring!
Now that my Farmhouse cardigan is off the needles (and has already been worn several times, including today), I want to share the other two projects that I'm currently working on. One is pictured above, and I'll get to it in a second, but first: thrums! https://flic.kr/p/2kGGJzr My daughter was looking over my shoulder as… Continue reading What I’m working on
I finished my second Farmhouse Cardigan last week, and it had finished drying after blocking in time for me to sew on the buttons last night. I'm really thrilled with how it came out! Project Details:Pattern: Farmhouse Cardigan by Amy ChristoffersYarn: Cascade Eco+ in "Aporto", just under 2 skeinsNeedles: Size 8sTime to knit: About a… Continue reading Finished Farmhouse #2!