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!
1953 Shoulderette 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!
Knitting: Slouchy Beret
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