Cardigans · My Creations · Yarny Stuff

FO Friday – Goldenrod Carbeth

Thanks to the sudden change to cooler weather, I was able to re-visit my woollen WIPs that had been on languishing on no-knitting island, and first to cross the finish line is my Carbeth cardigan. According to the pattern, the cardigan is intended to be wide, cropped, and hang bell-like from the shoulders; but being… Continue reading FO Friday – Goldenrod Carbeth

Cardigans · My Creations · Yarny Stuff

WIP Wednesday – Orkney is Smokin’

Need I say more 🙂? The more I knit my Orkney cardigan, the more I love it, and it's turning out to be a really  exciting knit. I'd read Ravelry notes where several knitters knitted this in the round, and was very tempted to do same, but then I didn't want to spend time doing any… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – Orkney is Smokin’

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FO Friday – Knitting Tote

I finally got a chance to take clear photos of my new tote yesterday, and here they are for your viewing pleasure 🙂. The finished bag is approximately 13 3/4" wide, 11 7/8" high, and 4 3/8" deep; a big bag (bigger than my handbags) and will be a workhorse as Kathy of Sewing, etc … Continue reading FO Friday – Knitting Tote

Cardigans · My Creations · Yarny Stuff

WIP Wednesday – ‘Knitcation’

As you may have noticed on my Instagram widget, I posted my progress on my husband's languishing Carraig Fhada vest days ago. I had some days off work last week and combined with the bank holiday, it meant I had five whole weekdays to 'play' with, so I decided to show the vest some love. The downside however was the… Continue reading WIP Wednesday – ‘Knitcation’