Yep, it is all about yarn
projects this post.
Into The Woods
Toe-up, Afterthought Heel,
Stockinette with a 2x2 ribbed cuff.
[2 knit stitches-2 purl stitches]
Hand dyed by
There is still one more skein of Highland Handmades in my Stash ! ! ! !
This time in
Powerful Reds & Oranges
~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Also, began and finished
Yes, another Stockinette project.
This time using a Size 12 needle.
Great change from the Size 0
used knitting those socks.
A couple of yards of Stockinette Scarf ! !
A person could wrap it 'round the neck several times and be as warm as toast this winter.
>< <> >< <> ><
By the time I finished those two
I had to have
I turned to my In-Progress
I spent some time learning how to carry floats in colorway while working on these
There are loads of how-to videos on The Net
Gail at todays agenda
Gail made a very good tutorial showing this
btw, Gail is a most creative talent whether it's knitting or sewing
or where I first noticed her
HER FINGERNAILS ! ! ! !
LOVE HER ART FOR PAINTED NAILS ! ! !
Give her blog a look
leave her a comment
tell her I sent ya.
There's a rhythm to doing this . . .
if I could only keep that rhythm.
I'd be going along just fine
DANG ! ! !
back to the really concentrating to get going again.
But am truly happy to learn this technique.
Here is where I began just letting the floats, well, float for the five stitches between color changes.
Yesterday I learned to carry that ‘float’ along each of those five sts.
# # # # # # # # #
Cold weather has hit mid-MO.
Yesterday our first snow of the season fell.
Must of gotten about an inch of the white stuff.
Which is mostly gone today.
Yeah ! ! ! !
Sure glad I've knitted those half-dozen
shawlette/shawls these past six months.
Put another log on the fire ! ! !
♥ ♥ ♥ ♥