Ah, my little dodecahedron star is ready to take on the world! We'll be using this as a tree topper in a few weeks in the Berroco newsletter, Knitbits. The instructions will be available free then too. Edit: Here they are! Celestine dodechahedron pattern I've had such a blast knitting this. Basically, my star is 12 elongated… Continue reading dodecahedron vs the world
Yep, knitters are sooo SMART!
I've made a bit of progress & I couldn't resist snapping this photo:The yarn is Ultra Alpaca Light, worked rather firmly on size 2(US) needles.
What is this thing?
After reading the comments on my "almost garter" post I decided I liked the idea of changing gauge as I changed color. So, when I was about 2/3 through the two original hanks of lavender and grey Ultra Alpaca Light I added a ball of Pure Merino Heather in one of my favorite greens -… Continue reading completed garter
Well, it's almost garter stitch. Anxious to get started, I used the only Ultra Alpaca Light I had in the house - one hank of charcoal and one hank of lavender. Figuring I needed both hanks to make a scarf of any significance, I decided to alternate the colors - one row of each. This… Continue reading almost garter
The mad rush to get things ready for the Spring '08 photoshoot is over. The photos have been taken. No more reknitting necklines late into the night. No more cutting 4" off the bottoms of things, because, I was, well, WRONG the first time. No more cutting sweaters in half and inserting lace details or… Continue reading what i’m knitting now