My first toe-up socks.
for the heel. It’s not the right heel for these sock’s, though, and I’m looking for a different
Mrs. Montague’s neck warmer
I don’t know who Mrs. Montague was but I love the pattern that is named after her. For
this neck warmer I’m using a variation of the pattern where you have yarn overs on each
row. It makes a very beautiful all-over lace pattern that suits the yarn very well.
The colorful swatch
I want to make a pair of colorful wrist warmers or half mittens so I’m playing around with
different colors and stitch patterns. I’m also practicing the twined knitting technique that
I learned at Stick i Väst.
I’m also playing a lot with the iPad app Stitchsketch which I use to record interesting
patterns or create my own. The patterns on the photo are from a Peruvian hat that I
found on the blog Wooly Wormhead’s Ripping Yarns.