Wednesday, April 14, 2010

I have to go to class - Words later
Vent d'est vent d'ouest by Marie Adeline, pattern link on right side
This is a neck cowl. I think that the picture is upside down, but blogger will not let me fix it.
Color: Deep Orchid
Needle: US 5 -3.75
This was a wonderful knit. The yarn was wonderful. The color was wonderful. The end product is wonderful.
Yarn" Madeline Tosh, dk
Color: Thunderstorm
This hat is for my husband. I cast on 120 stitches with size 5 needle. What a soft hat. I plan on making matching gloves.

Baby booties for my daughter's friend.She is due in June. Old pattern my mother had.
Pattern: Traveling Woman
Yarn: Wollmeise, 100% Merino
Color " WD Granatapfel
Needle: Size 6
This is a nice shawl. I may have not bound off loose enough but, I did go up to a size 10 needle for the bind off. Blocked out to 58" across the top and 21" from the middle of the top edge to the middle of the bottom edge.

Knit 1, Purl 1, cast on 72 stitches socks, for me.
Yarn: Regia, Jacquard Color 5274
Pattern: Saroyan
Yarn: Cascade 220
Color 7802, Cerise
Needle: size US 9 - 5.5mm
Worked 8 increase rows, 9 straight section rows, and 8 decrease rows.
Only had a small (golf ball) sized ball of leftover yarn.
Yarn: Fiesta, Baby Boom
Color: Aquarium
Needle: US 7 - 4.5 mm
More on this later. I have finished, just haven't blocked.