Tuesday, September 25, 2007


Yarn: Knit Picks Swish
Pattern: Durrow from MagKnits.com
Needles: US size 8 Knit Picks Options
For: Kelly (husband) for Christmas
Pattern alterations: added 5 more raglan decreases to each piece to make the neck smaller

Monday, August 20, 2007

Mystery Stole 3

Yarn: Skacel Merino Lace
Pattern: Mystery Stole 3 by Melanie Gibbons
Needles: 2.75 mm Addi Natura 24" circular
Knitted for: Mom to take on her cruise
Pattern alterations: none

Monday, August 6, 2007

Snowmen and Skates

Yarn: Dale of Norway/Dalegarn Baby Ull
Pattern: Snowmen and Skates from Knit Picks
Needles: US size 4 Clover circular
Knitted for: Caleb (nephew)
Pattern alterations: changed gauge to allow for a heavier yarn and made the
smallest size with a little extra length for this thin boy

Thursday, August 2, 2007

Chevron Socks

Yarn: Lana Grossa Meilenweit 100 Multieffekt
Pattern: Chevron Socks from Sensational Knitted Socks
Needles: US size 2 bamboo dpn
Knitted for: me
Pattern alterations: added "arch" shaping based on a pattern from Stephanie

Sunday, July 8, 2007

French Market Tote

Yarn: Brown Sheep Worsted
Needles: US size 7 bamboo dpn & 24" circulars
Knitted for: my International Tote Exchange IV pal
Pattern alterations: none

Monday, July 2, 2007

Yarn: Colinette Jitterbug
Pattern: River Valley Socks by Anni Design
Needles: US size 1 bamboo dpn
Knitted for: me
Pattern alterations: none

Monday, June 18, 2007

Yarn: Phoenix 100% Soy Silk
Pattern: Odessa
Needles: US size 7 bamboo dpn
Knitted for: gift to have ready when needed
Pattern alterations: did not use the beads