Submitted by Kerry on Thu, 2008-10-02 03:18
Just finished is Hanami Stole by Melanie Gibbons for the 60th birthday of one of my friends. The yarn is laceweight merino/cashmere from ColourMart UK and was knitted on a 3.25mm circular needle.
Submitted by Kerry on Mon, 2008-09-08 03:47
A LYS is having a 30% off all yarns and I couldn't go past these beauties. Colours are bright red, light green, dark olive, dark grey and a greyish brown.
Submitted by Kerry on Mon, 2008-09-08 03:44
Just received the most delicious laceweight linen yarn from Linnet in Japan.
Meadowsweet is the palest yellowish green, and Delave is a silvery bluish green.
Submitted by Kerry on Wed, 2008-09-03 17:55
"Wild Tea Cosies" by Loani Prior was released here (Australia) recently with 24 fabulous patterns, I want to knit them all. The cover photo looks like something Carmen Miranda might wear.
Submitted by Kerry on Thu, 2008-08-21 21:04
An extra entry as the photo of these didn't attach yesterday.
Submitted by Kerry on Thu, 2008-08-21 01:14
Two pairs of recently finished socks, Twisted Stitch pattern from The Knitting Man(ual) and a pair of generic socks.
Submitted by Kerry on Wed, 2008-08-13 03:26
In Marianne Kinzel's First Book of Modern Lace Knitting, I've seen a couple of patterns that interest me but I would knit them in laceweight wool, not cotton.
Submitted by Kerry on Fri, 2008-05-30 03:11
A beautifully soft Australian cashmere, the pattern is Bramble Leaf insertion from a scarf in Victorian Lace Today by Jane Sowerby. My photo doesn't do justice to the beautiful colours.
Submitted by Kerry on Fri, 2008-05-30 03:03
A quick scarf in garter stitch for a raffle. The yarn is Cleckheaton Bamboo in pastel pink/apricot/etc on 3.5mm needles.
Submitted by Kerry on Thu, 2008-05-01 03:38
I was doing a three needle bind off on the shoulders of my knit-in-the-round Fair Isle sweater when I realised I'd made a mistake about 4"(10cm) down.