I was going to do separate WIP Wednesday and FO Friday posts, but instead I'm globbing them together in a single "Thursday threads." It's almost summer, and we all have things we'd rather be doing than writing/reading blog posts, right? The Felicity top is finished, and the fit is really nice. This is even without … Continue reading Thursday threads
The knitting is finished on both the projects I wanted to have completed by today, but neither are done, done and done. The Om Shawl above needs to have ends woven in, blocking, and 19 buttons sewn on, so still a good amount of work before I can wear it. And I ran out of … Continue reading Naknicromo day 31: End results/thoughts
Ugh, it's time to share progress again ... Swirl: All yarn tails except for about 1/2 a dozen are woven in ... hundreds of tails. One sleeve is seamed. More seams to do, and the braided tassels. The sleeves are WAY too long. Some Ravelers noted that in project notes, but unfortunately I didn't see those comments … Continue reading Naknicromo day 28: Share your progress!
I definitely embrace the "one WIP at a time" approach. Right now I have two projects going, and it's annoying me to no end. A little over a week ago at my last Swirl knit-along gathering, I was talking with the other knitters about just this subject. I believe, without exception, they all had multiple projects going at … Continue reading Naknicromo day 27: One WIP at a time? Or 100?
My Swirl had been coming along wonderfully - but then I ran out of yarn in one of my colorways. My local yarn shop where I'm doing the knit-along doesn't have any more, and the producer is out as well, so I'm left with a conundrum: wait until my LYS can get more once the producer has … Continue reading Naknicromo day 7: Share your progress!