So as not to linger with thoughts of neglect towards poor hubby for too long, THIS gorgeous eye-catching cardigan will be draped over my husband’s back, front, shoulders, opened, closed, in wetness and in dry, in the morning, at noon, and throughout the evenings when next the snow doth fall… Designed by Martin Storey as seen in The Knitter, Issue 67 […]Read more "Confirmed"
Once upon a time, I knitted an argyle vest for hubby, photographer. Possibly some fifteen or so years, ago. We went to a local yarn shop, he chose the yarn, beautiful Donegal Wool, and I knitted him this argyle vest from Vogue Knitting, Fall 1995. Argyle was “in”, then. And, he hasn’t taken the vest off, since. I mean […]Read more "A Knitter’s Reality Check"
Oh, what a fun project this was and how creative is this designer, Mari Lynn Patrick? She continues to amaze me with her flawless details and unique designs. The front and back of this sweater, found in Vogue Knitting, Holiday 2011 are shaped a bit differently so that the front will have enough fabric to fold […]Read more "Why Knot"
I really do wear my hand knits and the wearing of them is where the rubber hits the road. Believe it or not, my goal is to NOT notice them when I am wearing them (aside from responding to their compliments, of course). If they fit and “wear” comfortably, then, in my opinion, they are […]Read more "Snaps and Cackle may put a little Pop into your Knits"