Category Archives: Knitting

WIP? What WIP?

Who cares how many WIPs (work in progress) they have going when there are cool new patterns to fall in love with and yarn to buy? Priorities, you know. I found a lovely pattern called Bounce from Tin Can Knits. … Continue reading

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Revised Baby Hat Pattern

This is my version of the 1898 Hat (original pattern for an adult size hat can be found on Ravelry). I used sock yarn and US 2 needles (one set of double point needles). So here goes: Hat Band Cast … Continue reading

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Lots Of Hats

What an easy pattern this is! Now I have a nice little stack of hats ready for donating. And lots more sock yarn in my stash, just waiting for me.

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Experimental Ear Flap Baby Hat

I just finished knitting a baby hat with ear flaps using self striping sock yarn. It is adapted from an adult size pattern with a few minor modifications. The brim is garter stitch and is joined with a stockinette top … Continue reading

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The Big Question

A question for the ages… Finish my WIP (work in progress)? Or start the cashmere lace shawl with the new yarn? I am quite sure I have enough UFOs (unfinished objects) but the new yarn is calling my name!

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Cashmere On A Cone

Look what I found in the mailbox today: Beautiful and soft cashmere silk blend yarn in pale grey. All the way from the UK. I am excited and have started working on a lace pattern for a shawl. This may … Continue reading

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Off The Needles

My hap shawl is off the needles and ready for blocking. Yay!

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