Monthly Archives: July 2006

Current Knitting Status

Et voila, the current state of my Ravenclaw Quidditch cardi: So, you’ll note there are 2 sleeves, 2 front pieces (with pockets, no less), and half of a back piece. (And I know the fronts and the back look a little slim, but those babies are in 2×2 ribbing, so trust me they’ve got some […]

When in Doubt, Knit…

*I cast off on the Honeymoon Cami last week and it fits wonderfully. Hopefully I’ll get some pictures up soon. Next I have my eye on the Ballet Camisole to use with the black Luna I have ready and waiting. The yarn has a nice sheen to it and, hey, it’s machine washable to boot! […]

A Finished Object!

This is the finished baby sweater for a friend. Pattern: Seed-stitch and lace baby cardigan, Hip Knits (Better Homes and Gardens)Yarn: Paton’s Astra, lavender, 4 ballsNeedles: 4mmNotes: The collar ended up a little lopsided, I think I added a few too many stitches on the right side. But, overall, the pattern was easy to do […]

"I’m in!"

Today is a fantastic knitting day, as I received an email accepting my submission for the fall issue of Knitty. 😀 I’m particularly flattered since it is the first pattern I have ever designed. And now I also have a compulsion to knit a second one of the item (a sweater), to see if it […]