fingerless gloves

Fingerless gloves

I was knitting a ho-hum dishcloth, and used it twice already within a week. I need to replace my current supply badly. I made t-shirt yarn¬†for this last dishcloth. I’ll review that another time, in order to write right now about something more exciting —¬†fingerless gloves. My daughter has been…

Block count

I’m up to 18 blocks, 8 1/2″ square, all of them are crazy. Although my oldest, again playing the role of the experienced quilter and being very proud that she never used the same fabric twice on her pillow, quickly pointed out that all of my blocks look the same.…

Mitts in action

This afternoon, we tackled the Christmas lights. I like this weather. Since Advent begins this weekend, I was hoping to find a picture of our Jesse tree to put up. Seeing how I cannot find a picture, I may have to draw one with “Paint” to share here. Seeing a…

More on Axel

Done with the left. Halfway through the right. The yarn substitution is good. I am seeing that having a set of size 10 double pointed needles might be good in the future, since I tend to knit looser than gauge. Because I am using a dark and a medium blue,…

photo

why is the picture turned? I do not know. this is the fingerless glove mentioned earlier — I’ve since finished the thumb and am on to the second fingerless glove. This is for my older son. It is definitely big on me, so it will fit him now and when…