Well it’s nearly April and I am just now starting my list of goals for 2017. Perhaps one of my goals for next year should be to do this a little earlier in the year, but better late than never! 1. Master working in the round on double point needles. I have no problem with… Continue reading Knitting Goals for 2017
Another one of my “A” to “Z” Knitting Challenge items is complete! I am super happy with this one, not only is it the first hat pattern I have ever designed, but I also created the mosaic stitch pattern, and I knit the whole thing on double pointed needles! Crazy as it sounds, I have… Continue reading “A” to “Z” Knitting Challenge – “H” is for Hat!
I have finally finished the next entry for my “A” to “Z” Knitting Challenge! The Frost Flower lace pattern is one I have wanted to try for many years but was rather intimidated by the idea of a 24 row pattern in which every single row includes pattern stitches, no nice easy purl rows in… Continue reading “F” is for Frost Flower
This cowl is the first step on my path to improve my fair isle skills which was one of my goals for 2017. While pursuing this goal, I realized that I had never actually studied the process but had just blindly followed the habits passed on to me by my mother and other knitters I… Continue reading Fair Isle Cowl