I have continued to knit Antarktis (pattern by Janina Kallio). Yarn is wood rose, BloomingYarns Cashino. Also a few more rows on hitchhikker wrap (no curent pic)
News. In the current Piecework Magazine,
my knitted Lace No. 10 photo is on pg. 4. I know. How cool is that?
more info on the trim, LINK HERE.
I struggled with dishcloths knitted on the diagonal. GF, Sue, had knit these many times. She patiently showed me the ropes, and I finally got the hang of it. Sugar n Creme yarn, size 9 needles.
... and, once I had the 'know how' knit this for GF Amy. Pattern is Leisure Arts, Love to Knit Dishcloths by Evelyn A. Clark, called Radiating Hearts. Sugar n Creme.
... this free pattern was from Yarnspiration web site -- link HERE. Sugar n Creme yarn.
This is new-to-me yarn, Lion Brand 24/7, cotton. Pattern is Leaf Lace dishloth ... link HERE.
I like to have my fav needles close at hand + worry about ruining the points. I have been using this wonderful woven pouch + it is perfect.
Toys -- did you see the sheep shape stitch markers?
I wasn't sure about the yarn-it, yet, when I saw the sale, bought a pink one. I hope to keep the "hat" yarn free of cat fur. oh, the shedding.
Fusing ... embellishing. More photos - link here.
My iron is a mess -- a gust of wind blew the mistyfuse into the iron plate. After cleaning the iron, I am looking forward to making this owl kit w/DD.
and.... if you like contests ....
if you are in the neighborhood ---
visit Lace Day!!!
details on the
Lafayette Lacemaker blog, link HERE.