I finished my sweater last night. And y'all, I'm in love. I stayed up way too late weaving in ends, and maybe also putting it on and dancing around the house while singing a gleeful song about how I made a pretty pretty sweater. Maybe. Here are the stats: Pattern: My own, inspired by Spun… Continue reading Beautiful, beautiful Bohus
Pattern: Tabi Sock (left foot), from Véronik Avery's new book, "Knitting Classic Style" Yarn: KnitPicks Essential, in Pumpkin Needles: size 2 Clover bamboo dpns On Monday night, I finished the Tabi Sock for my pal. I waited until yesterday morning to take pictures, hoping to get a bit of sunlight, but my plans were ruined… Continue reading Tabi Sock is done!
After many months in my purse, tagging along to oodles of doctor's appointments all summer, I finally kitchenered the toe of the second sock this morning, just in time for me to wear them to school today. Which is a good thing, because no matter what the temperature is outside, my office is freezing. Wool… Continue reading Waiting Room Socks are done!
Pattern: Demi, from Rowan's "Vintage Style" Size: 34 Yarn: Lion Brand Fisherman's Wool (1 full skein, plus probably about half of two other skeins) Buttons: Wooden Buttons from Peace Fleece Needles Denise Circulars, size 6 and 8 I finally found the time to wash, block, and seam up Demi. Goodness gracious, the finishing took a… Continue reading Demi is finished!
Look what I finished today: The Giotto-With-The-Flow socks are now a complete pair! I'm utterly thrilled with them, too. So pretty! And the yarn feels fabulous on my feet. Before I show off some more pictures, here are the stats: Pattern(s): Anna Bell's "Giotto" socks (for cuff), Evelyn Clark's "Go With the Flow" socks from… Continue reading Off the needles and onto my feet
This morning I finished the last few decrease rounds of my RPM socks and kitchenered the toe, just in time to wear them to school! Here they are, in all their finished glory: The details, uninteresting as they are: Pattern: RPM, from Knitty Summer '06 Yarn: Koigu, in a gorgeous colorway of blues, greens, purples,… Continue reading RPM socks, finished
Oh my goodness, seaming weaving in the ends on this sweater took forever. I got the first sleeve set in and seamed yesterday, but that was it...I had to spend a lot of time fighting with the programming language we program our eyetracking experiments in yesterday at the office, and was too tired by the… Continue reading Mom’s Rogue is DONE!
Well, what with the green socks, mom's Rogue, and another project you'll see later in this post, it's turning into all green, all the time here on my little blog. I finished the Lemongrass socks yesterday afternoon, and had my husband take some pictures of them for me this evening: Here they are on my… Continue reading green, green, green
I've been in a bit of a low place the past few days. Just the sort of seasonal depression I've battled with for quite a long time. So it's been a bit tough to get myself working on the various projects I've got going on, and I've not been particularly up to blog-reading, writing, or… Continue reading Red Scarf, completed