My mom and I have a deal. Every Christmas she gives me an IOU for a class I’d like to take, and in return, I share with her what I learn. Over the years I’ve taken quilting classes, Italian, calligraphy, weaving, machine knitting, the list goes on… What will this year’s class be you ask?!?! Indigo dyeing! I picture this class in a flower-filled garden or a breezy field (proof, I suppose, that I’ve grown very tired of winter). While I wait to find this perfect springtime class, my…
Gulf of Maine
Gulf of Maine cowl is a worsted-weight, infinity style cowl knit in the round and featuring 3 colors in a varied striping pattern. The colors in Berroco’s Artisan are beautiful, and the three shades I picked for this pattern reminded me of the Maine gulf, natural and striking all at the same time.
Turmeric pattern by Veera Välimäki
This little top is easily knitted in one piece from top down. The simple shape with a little modern twist lets the yarn and one big button shine!
Trin-Annelie's Emerald Sea
...ybe try a smaller needle or do some more rounds. We will see what happens :) Update: I have lengthened the hem, no weird folding anymore, it fits perfectly :) Overall I´m very happy with the sweater, unfortunately I won´t be able to wear it at the moment. It...
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This is my first knitted sweater, as simple as I could make it. Boat neck, no ribbing, 3/4 sleeves, with just enough waist and sleeve shaping to add a bit of elegance. Top-down construction means no seaming!
Jessie’s Girl is a drapey, oversized sleeveless pullover, perfect to throw over a tank in the warmer months. It’s a seamless, easy knit that is worked from the bottom up and features a slightly longer back to help create the drapey silhouette.
Hemlock Ring Blanket pattern by Jared Flood
This pattern isn’t mine - it’s a detailed modification of an existing vintage doily pattern that I’ve updated for making into a lace throw/blanket.