Colorwork mittens created during Hurricane Sandy; used a combination of Cascade 220 in orange and Malabrigo Merino Worsted in a light baby blue. Fun and easy.
End of May Mittens, gifted to my sister for Christmas this year. Easy colorwork done in worsted weight–Cascade 220 Heathers for the main, Cascade 220 for the contrasting. 220 Sport was used for the inner cuff. Little details make these mittens special. More snaps at the mittens flickr set.
Sneak peek at my just finished selbu modern hat. It came out a bit bigger than I wanted, but its got great shape and will make a nice beret style hat. Next time, I plan to go down two needle sizes to make it more of a toque. This one was done in navy andContinue reading “selbu, finished 10.4”
I decided this winter that I would make a valiant attempt to knit up a whole host of Fair Isle mittens as a fun project and to improve my colorworking abilities. And boy oh boy, have I become obsessed. After creating the first pair on the winter (the Quo Vadis by SpillyJane in the purpleContinue reading “Doing “Fairly” well on this goal…”