Ok, so I'm not suuuuper thrilled with the result on this knitted cropped boatneck sweater. It's cute and was easy to knit, but she definitely be cropped. Yowza. I did fiddle with the pattern a bit, using smaller needles to make the knit tighter and subtracting some stitches at the waist so it wouldn't be… Continue reading Knitting: Cropped Boatneck Sweater Finished!
Knitting this shoulderette from a pattern from 1953 only took me 2.5 months! Yeek. First I ran out of yarn, then the store didn't carry it anymore, so I had to order it online. Once it arrived I pulled the yarn out to start knitting and... Yeah. That only took 20 minutes to sort out.… Continue reading 1953 Shoulderette Finished!
The weather has cooled off considerably over the past few weeks, resulting in the urge to pick up the knitting needles again. Which is actually a sign of pure weather-induced laziness, because I usually only knit while watching TV. So this slouchy beret is brought to you by 'Mad Men.' This was a quick project… Continue reading Knitting: Slouchy Beret