Tagged with chunky

Day 69 WIP vintage cushion covers

Day 69 WIP vintage cushion covers

I am a nightmare for bags and piles of work in progress (WIP)!  I know a lot of knitters who are exactly the same – there must be something in our psyche that is always looking out for new projects, yarns, colours and we just can’t knit quick enough.  The frustrating thing is that often … Continue reading

Day 63 The end is in sight

Day 63 The end is in sight

So after leaving my cable jumper for few days whilst I debated what do about the quickly depleting yarn, I bit the bullet and decided that I could afford to pull the body back by one pattern repeat and it would still be an ok length.  This is another one of the things I love … Continue reading

Day 57 & 58 knitting on the train

Day 57 & 58 knitting on the train

Knitting on the train – again!  Now I had my 4 new balls of yarn all ravelled up I could crack on with my sweater on the journey up to Leicester yesterday and will be continuing on the way home tonight!  really want to get this finished in the next week or so, so I can … Continue reading

Day 46 One sleeve completed

Whilst I’ve been yarning away each day I’ve also been carrying on with my chunky cable sweater that I started on Day 33.  And at last I have finished the 1st sleeve up to the underarm – so it’s now sitting on a shiny yarn holder waiting to be added to the body some day … Continue reading

Day 33 knitting and unpicking

When I went to Unravel back in Feb I bought some lovely coral yarn for a chunky cable sweater I wanted to knit.  Since then I have spent several evenings unravelling the skeins into balls as I needed to make this with 4 ends of the yarn and my test square ended in a very … Continue reading